DD-726 (Sumner Class)

Builder:        Bath Iron Works, Bath Me. 
Laid Down:      July 26, 1943
Launched:       December 21, 1943
Commissioned:   March 14, 1944
Decommissioned: N/A
Fate:           Struck mine off Utah beach Normandy France June 8, 1944,
                Sunk by German aircraft Off Utah Beach June 9, 1944.
                With the loss of 35 of her crew.

We are seeking information on the USS Meredith and her crews. Files and photos may beĀ emailedĀ 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.