Allied Warships

USS Reynolds (DE 42)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 42 
Built byPuget Sound Navy Yard (Bremerton, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Laid down12 Jan 1943 
Launched1 Aug 1943 
Commissioned8 Nov 1943 
End service5 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 5 December 1945.
Stricken 19 December 1945.
Sold 28 April 1947 and broken up.


Commands listed for USS Reynolds (DE 42)

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1Lt. Cmdr. Edward Payson Adams, USNR1 Nov 194317 Aug 1944
2Harry Marvin-Smith, USNR17 Aug 194416 Jul 1945
3David William Shean, Jr., USNR16 Jul 194527 Oct 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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