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DE-27 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1942-Keel Date: 29 OCT 1942
at Mare Island Naval Shipyard Vallejo CA
JAN1943-JUL1945Middle Pacific
APR1943-Launch Date: 16 APR 1943
AUG1943-Commissioned: 5 AUG 1943
NOV1945-Decommissioned: 9 NOV 1945

DE-27 General Specifications

Class: Evarts-class destroyer escort

Named for: Charles John Duffy

Complement: 156 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1420 tons

Length: 289 feet

Beam: 35 feet

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap on 16 June 1947