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DE-703 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC1943-Launch Date: 15 DEC 1943
MAY1944-Commissioned: 1 MAY 1944
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 31 MAY 1946

DE-703 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Draft: 9.5 feet

Flank Speed: 23 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap