Allied Warships

USS Tillman (i) (DD 135)

Destroyer of the Wickes class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassWickes 
PennantDD 135 
Built byCharleston Navy Yard (Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down29 Jul 1918 
Launched7 Jul 1919 
Commissioned30 Apr 1920 
End service26 Nov 1940 
History

Dcommissioned on 9 July 1922
Recommissioned on 1 May 1930
Decommissioned on 15 June 1939
Recommissioned on 24 August 1940 and transferred to the Royal Navy on 26 November 1940.

 
Career notesto Britain as HMS Wells (I 95)

Commands listed for USS Tillman (i) (DD 135)

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CommanderFromTo
1John Hall Hooper, USN24 Aug 19401 Sep 1940
2Robert Rouse Moore, USN1 Sep 194026 Nov 1940

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Media links


Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.


U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman


United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore


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