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DE-337 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1943-Keel Date: 25 OCT 1943
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
DEC1943-Launch Date: 22 DEC 1943
FEB1944-Commissioned: 17 FEB 1944
MAR1946-Decommissioned: 27 MAR 1946

DE-337 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Named for: Dale William Peterson

Complement: 8 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1253 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36.58 feet

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 9 100 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold for scrapping on 10 April 1972