USS John W. Weeks
DD 701 (Sumner Class)

Builder:        Federal Shipbuilding, Kearny NJ
Laid Down:      January 17, 1944
Launched:       May 21, 1944
Commissioned:   July 21, 1944
Decommissioned: 2/8/50
Recommissioned: October 24, 1950
Decommissioned: 8/12/70 
Fate:           Used as target, 11/19/1970

We are seeking information on the USS John W. Weeks and her crews. Files and photos may be E-mailed to us and we will incorporate them into this page. When enough information has been assembled we will then build the ship her own section.

Reunion Contact is Len Budzynski at 419-383-2929 or The USS John W. Weeks (DD-701) Association home page can be found at:

Launching announcement
Submitted by RD3 James Fariello (1962-66)

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