USS Stickell (DD 888)
Destroyer of the Gearing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp. (Orange, Texas, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||14 Jun 1943|
|Laid down||5 Jan 1945|
|Launched||16 Jun 1945|
|Commissioned||31 Oct 1945|
|End service||1 Jul 1972|
Escorted carriers, landed Korean intelligence teams on hostile shores and carried out shore bombardment during Korean War. Served one tour in Vietneam War in 1966.
1 July 1972 Transferred to Greek Navy as Kanaris (D-212)Stricken in 1994. Removed 8 April 2002 from Suda Bay, Crete, towed to Turkey to be scrapped.
Commands listed for USS Stickell (DD 888)
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|1||T/Cdr. Francis Edward Fleck, Jr., USN||31 Oct 1945||21 Jun 1947|
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