Allied Warships

USS Barker (DD 213)

Destroyer of the Clemson class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 213 
Built byWilliam Cramp and Sons (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Laid down30 Apr 1919 
Launched11 Sep 1919 
Commissioned27 Dec 1919 
End service18 Jul 1945 

Decommissioned 18 July 1945
Stricken 13 August 1945
Sold 30 November 1945 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Barker (DD 213)

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Justin Stephen Fitzgerald, USNJun 1940
1Lewis Gerard McGlone, USN1 Jun 19401 Jan 1942
2David Alonzo Harris, USN1 Jan 194228 Jan 1942
3Adolph Jerome Miller, USN28 Jan 19428 Aug 1943
4Richard Gary Colbert, USN8 Aug 1943May 1944
5Lt.Cdr. Harold Page Smith, USNMay 1944Apr 1945
6George E. Cohee, USNRApr 194518 Jul 1945

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