Allied Warships

USS Lawrence (DD 250)

Destroyer of the Clemson class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 250 
Built byNew York Shipbuilding Corp. (Camden, New Jersey, U.S.A.) 
Laid down14 Aug 1919 
Launched10 Jul 1920 
Commissioned18 Apr 1921 
End service24 Oct 1945 

Decommissioned 6 January 1931
Recommissioned 13 June 1932
Decommissioned 13 September 1938
Recommissioned 26 September 1939
Decommissioned 24 October 1945
Sold 1 October 1946 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Lawrence (DD 250)

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1Cdr. Horace Donald Clarke, USN26 Sep 19391 Oct 1940 (1)
2Lt.Cdr. Claude Arthur Dillavou, USN1 Oct 194010 Oct 1941
3Lt. Henry Thompson Jarrell, USN10 Oct 194111 Jan 1943
4T/Cdr. Thomas Boyd Hutchins, 3rd, USN11 Jan 194330 Sep 1943
5Edward Robert Hanford, USNR30 Sep 194321 Jun 1945
6Douglas Arthur Noonan, USNR21 Jun 194524 Oct 1945

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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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