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DE-633 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1943-Keel Date: 9 MAR 1943
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation San Francisco
AUG1943-Launch Date: 1 AUG 1943
OCT1943-Commissioned: 22 OCT 1943
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 28 JUN 1946

DE-633 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Named for: Andrew L. Foreman

Complement: 15 Officers and 198 Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Range: 3 700 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold and broken up 1966