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DE-678 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1943-Launch Date: 9 JUL 1943
AUG1943-Commissioned: 31 AUG 1943
MAR1947-Decommissioned: 27 MAR 1947

DE-678 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Named for: Leonard Roy Harmon

Complement: 213 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 30 January 1967