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DE-401 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1943-Keel Date: 6 OCT 1943
at Brown Shipbuilding Houston Texas
NOV1943-Launch Date: 27 NOV 1943
JAN1944-Commissioned: 18 JAN 1944

DE-401 General Specifications

Class: Edsall-class destroyer escort

Complement: 8 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1253 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36.58 feet

Draft: 10 feet 4 in

Range: 9 100 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Laid up at Suisun Bay