USS Beatty (DD 640)
Destroyer of the Bristol class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Charleston Navy Yard (Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||16 Dec 1940|
|Laid down||1 May 1941|
|Launched||20 Dec 1941|
|Commissioned||7 May 1942|
|Lost||6 Nov 1943|
|Loss position||37° 10'N, 6° 00'E|
The American destroyer USS Beatty (DD 640) lost on 6 Nov 1943 in position 37° 10'N, 6° 00'E.
USS Beatty (Lt.Cdr. William Outerson, USN) was sunk after being torpedoed by a German aircraft off Cape Bougaroun, Algeria in position 37º10'N, 06º00'E.
Commands listed for USS Beatty (DD 640)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Frederick Carl Stelter, Jr., USN||7 May 1942||12 Aug 1943|
|2||T/Cdr. William Outerson, USN||12 Aug 1943||6 Nov 1943|
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