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DE-770 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1943-Keel Date: 1 JUN 1943
at Tampa Shipbuilding Company Tampa FL
JUN1944-Launch Date: 4 JUN 1944
AUG1944-Commissioned: 30 AUG 1944

DE-770 General Specifications

Class: Cannon-class destroyer escort

Named for: Kenneth Hart Muir

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:Loaned to South Korea 2 February 1956