Allied Warships

USS Sigourney (ii) (DD 643)

Destroyer of the Fletcher class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassFletcher 
PennantDD 643 
Built byBath Iron Works (Bath, Maine, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Dec 1940 
Laid down7 Dec 1942 
Launched24 Apr 1943 
Commissioned29 Jun 1943 
End service1 May 1960 
History

Decommissioned 20 March 1946.
Recommissioned 7 September 1951.
Decommissioned 1 May 1960.
Stricken 1 December 1974.
Sold 31 July 1975 and broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Sigourney (ii) (DD 643)

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CommanderFromTo
1Cdr. Walter Leo Dyer, USN29 Jun 1943May 1944
2Fletcher Hale, Jr., USNMay 194420 Mar 1946

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