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DE-544 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1943-Keel Date: 9 DEC 1943
at Boston Navy Yard Boston MA
DEC1952-Shellback Initiation - 12 DEC 1952 - Indian Ocean

DE-544 General Specifications

Class: John C. Butler-class destroyer escort

Named for: Seaman First Class Alfred Wolf (1923-1943)

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:Construction Cancelled