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DE-368 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1944-Keel Date: 12 MAY 1944
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
JUL1944-Launch Date: 1 JUL 1944
OCT1944-Commissioned: 16 OCT 1944
JAN1945-JAN1945Panama Canal
MAR1945-JUL1946Middle Pacific
JUL1945-AUG1945Middle Pacific
DEC1945-JAN1946Middle Pacific
JUL1946-Decommissioned: 2 JUL 1946

DE-368 General Specifications

Class: John C. Butler-class destroyer escort

Named for: Cecil J. Doyle

Complement: 14 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1350 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 8 inches

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Range: 6 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sunk as target 2 December 1967