Allied Warships

USS Dyess (DD 880)

Destroyer of the Gearing class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassGearing 
PennantDD 880 
Built byConsolidated Steel Corp., Ltd. (Orange, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1943 
Laid down17 Aug 1944 
Launched26 Jan 1945 
Commissioned21 May 1945 
End service 
History

Decommissioned at an unknown date.
Stricken 1 October 1979.,/br> Transferred to Greece 8 July 1981 and cannibalized for spare parts.

 

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1Cdr. Raymond Lester Fulton, USN21 May 1945 (1)

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