DD 859 (Gearing class)
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Builder: Bethlehem Steel,San Pedro
Laid Down: August 29, 1944
Launched: February 25, 1945
Commissioned: June 9, 1945
Fate: Stricken 2/1/74; To Turkey July 7 1974,
renamed Kocatepe; scrapped in 1993.
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Norris Crew, November 1945: Brewer, Mastes,
Clet, Finley, Godwin, Smith, Nelke and Crawford.
Contributed by: Wally Cabrera
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