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DE-792 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1943-Keel Date: 17 MAY 1943
at Consolidated Steel Corporation Orange TX
AUG1943-Launch Date: 26 AUG 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 27 DEC 1943
APR1946-Decommissioned: 29 APR 1946

DE-792 General Specifications

Class: Buckley-class destroyer escort

Complement: 186 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1400 tons

Length: 306 feet

Beam: 37 feet

Draft: 12 feet

Final Disposition: Sold for scrapping 3 May 1961