DD 557 (Fletcher class)
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Builder: Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding
Laid Down: May 6 1942
Launched: March 25 1943
Commissioned: October 27 1943
Fate: Sunk by Japanese Warships
off Samar 10/25/44
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Bob Sochor, Sr. re-visits the events of October 25, 1944.
Born September 21, 1923 in Duluth MN.
Died at sea, October 25, 1944
Courtesy of: Deanna May
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