USS Compton
DD-705 (Sumner Class)

Image submitted by Edward T. Sabato


Builder:        Federal Shipbuilding, Kearny NJ.
Laid Down:      March 28, 1944
Launched:       September 17, 1944
Commissioned:   November 4, 1944
Decommissioned: September 17, 1972
Fate:           To Brazil September 27, 1972. Renamed Matto Grasso, 
                Stricken and broken up for scrap in 1990.


USS Compton

We are seeking information on the USS Compton and her crews. Files and photos may be emailed 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.


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