USS Stembel
DD 644 (Fletcher class)

USS Stembel DD 644
National Archives
Courtesey of: Wally Brockway

Builder:        Bath Iron Works, Bath ME. 
Laid Down:  	December 21, 1942
Launched:       May 8, 1943
Commissioned:  	July 16, 1943
Decommissioned: May 31, 1946
recommissioned: November 9, 1951
Decommissioned: May 27, 1958
Fate:           To Argentina August 7 1961, 
                renamed Rosales; scrapped 
                in 1982

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Photo of the Stembel's 5-inch gun on 4-Nov-1945 -- I believe they were in San Diego Harbor at that time. My Dad Harold R. Glaeser, S 1/C (FC) is fourth from left. If anyone knew my dad, I'll love to read some stories.
Lee C. Glaeser

More Photo's:

Photo 001 Here is a photo of my father's ship. the Stembel (DD-644). Thanks for putting the in the effort on a great site. Best of luck. Contributed by: Chris McCabe

Photo 002 Iwo Jima Invasion Rehearsal near Tinian, Marianas Islands 12 February 1945. US Navy Photo. Contributed by: Lee C. Glaeser

Photo 004 National Archives Courtesey of: Wally Brockway

Photo 005 National Archives Courtesey of: Wally Brockway

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