USS Canfield

CountryUnited States
Ship ClassEvarts-class Destroyer Escort
BuilderBoston Navy Yard
Laid Down23 Feb 1943
Launched6 Apr 1943
Commissioned22 Jul 1943
Decommissioned21 Dec 1945
Displacement1140 tons standard; 1430 tons full
Length289 feet
Beam35 feet
Draft10 feet
Machinery4 GM Model 16-278A diesel engines with electric drive, 2 screws
Power Output6000 SHP
Speed19 knots
Range6,000nm at 12 knots
Crew198
Armament3x3", 2x40mm anti-aircraft, 9x20mm anti-aircraft, 1 hedgehog, 8 depth charges

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USS Canfield Operational Timeline

22 Jul 1943 Canfield was commissioned into service.
21 Dec 1945 Canfield was decommissioned from service.




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