Allied Warships

USS Wickes (i) (DD 75)

Destroyer of the Wickes class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassWickes 
PennantDD 75 
Built byBath Iron Works (Bath, Maine, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down26 Jun 1917 
Launched25 Jun 1918 
Commissioned31 Jul 1918 
End service23 Oct 1940 
History

Decommissioned on 15 May 1922
Recommissioned on 26 Apr 1930 and transferred to Royal Navy on 23 Oct 1940.

 
Career notesto Britain as HMS Montgomery (G 95)

Commands listed for USS Wickes (i) (DD 75)

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1Lt.Cdr. Thomas Leigh Gatch, USNJan 1929Apr 1929

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