USS Frost
DE 144 (Edsall class)

Photo Contributed by: Warren Kerrigan

Authorized:       ?
Builder:          Consolidated Steel Corp., Texas
Laid Down:        January 13, 1943
Launched:         March 21, 1943
Commissioned:     August 30, 1943
Decommissioned:   June 18, 1946
      

We are seeking information on the USS Frost and her crews. Files and photos may be E-mailed to us and we will incorporate them into these pages.

The USS Frost annual reunion will be held September 30 - October 3 2001 aboard the USS SLATER DE-766.

For reunion information, contact Warren Kerrigan.

The Edsall Class as Constructed

Displacement:   1,200 tons fully loaded.
Length:         306'        
Beam:           36' 7"         
Draught:        8' 7"       
Machinery:      4 Fairbanks Morse Model 38d81/8 Geared 
                diesel Engines; 6000 SHP; 2 screws.  
Performance:    21 kts.  
Guns:           (3) 3"   
Torpedoes:      (3) 21"
Depth Charge:   8 dcp., I dcp. hh
Compliment:     186

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Photo 02 USS Frost Homeward bound from Pearl Harbor after Japanese surrender.
Contributed by: Warren Kerrigan


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