USS Charrette (DD 581)
Destroyer of the Fletcher class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Boston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||9 Sep 1940|
|Laid down||20 Feb 1942|
|Launched||3 Jun 1942|
|Commissioned||18 May 1943|
|End service||15 Jan 1947|
Decommissioned 15 January 15 1947.
Commands listed for USS Charrette (DD 581)
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|1||Cdr. Eugene Simon Karpe, USN||18 May 1943||6 Jun 1944|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Gerald Patrick Joyce, USN||6 Jun 1944|
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The following photographs were taken during Easter 2006 by Alain Craniotakis and are reproduced her with his permission.
They show Velos as museum ship.