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DD-422 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1938-Keel Date: 16 MAY 1938
at Bethlehem Shipbuilding CorporationFore River Massachus
MAR1940-Launch Date: 26 MAR 1940
SEP1940-Commissioned: 18 SEP 1940
MAR1946-Decommissioned: 18 MAR 1946

DD-422 General Specifications

Class: Benson-class destroyer

Named for: Admiral Henry Thomas Mayo

Complement: 191 Officers and Enlisted

Displacement: 1620 tons

Length: 374 feet 4 inches

Beam: 36 feet 1 inches

Flank Speed: 37 Knots

Final Disposition: Sold 8 May 1972