USS Irwin
DD 794 (Fletcher class)

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Builder:         Bethlehem Steel, S.P., CA
Laid Down:  	 May 2, 1943
Launched:        October 31, 1943
Commissioned:  	 February 14, 1944
Decommissioned:  May 31, 1946
Recommissioned:  February 26, 1951
Decommissioned:  January 10, 1958
Fate:            To Brazil 5/10/68; renamed 
                 Santa Catarina; Broken 
                 up for scrap in 1978

We are seeking information on the USS Irwin 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.

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