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DE-741 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAR1943-Keel Date: 13 MAR 1943
at Western Pipe and Steel Company Los Angeles CA
JUL1943-Launch Date: 4 JUL 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 31 DEC 1943
JUL1947-Decommissioned: 3 JUL 1947

DE-741 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Named for: Luther Dayton Weaver

Complement: 15 Officers and 201 Enlisted

Displacement: 1240 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 36 feet 10 inches

Flank Speed: 21 knots

Range: 10 800 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition:Sold to Peru 21 February 1952