Allied Warships

USS Duffy (DE 27)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 27 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down29 Oct 1942 
Launched16 Apr 1943 
Commissioned5 Aug 1943 
End service9 Nov 1945 

Decommissioned 9 November 1945.
Stricken 28 November 1945.
Sold 27 July 1947 and broken up.


Commands listed for USS Duffy (DE 27)

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1Cmdr George Ambrose Parkinson, USNR5 Aug 194315 Dec 1943
2Francis Patrick Lyons, USNR15 Dec 194318 Mar 1945
3William Donald Moody, USNR18 Mar 194519 Sep 1945
4Lt. Robert Alfred Bush, USNR19 Sep 19459 Nov 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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