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DE-682 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1943-Keel Date: 16 SEP 1943
at Bethlehem Steel Company
OCT1943-Launch Date: 15 OCT 1943
NOV1943-Commissioned: 15 NOV 1943

DE-682 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Complement: 15 Officers and 198 Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Draft: 13 feet 6 in

Final Disposition: Sunk by Japanese shore defense batteries on Matua Island