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DE-707 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN1943-JAN1946Middle Pacific
DEC1943-Keel Date: 20 DEC 1943
at Defoe Shipbuilding Company Bay City MI
MAR1944-Launch Date: 4 MAR 1944
JUL1944-Commissioned: 4 JUL 1944
MAY1946-Decommissioned: 13 MAY 1946

DE-707 General Specifications

Class: Rudderow class destroyer escort

Named for: Richard Patrick Jobb

Complement: 221 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1450 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Flank Speed: 24 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap October 1970