Benson / Gleaves Class

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Benson/Gleaves Class
(DD421) USS Benson 15th November 1939 Sold to Taiwan on 26th February 1954. Scrapped after 1975.
(DD422) USS Mayo 26th March 1940 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD423) USS Gleaves 9th December 1939 Decommissioned in 1969 and preserved.
(DD424) USS Niblack 18th May 1940 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD425) USS Madison 20th October 1939 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD426) USS Lansdale 20th October 1939 Sunk on 20th April 1944.
(DD427) USS Hilary P Jones 14th December 1939 Sold to Taiwan on 26th February 1954.
(DD428) USS Charles F Hughes 16th May 1940 Used as a target from June 1968.
(DD429) USS Livermore 3rd August 1940 Scrapped in 1950s.
(DD430) USS Eberle 14th September 1940 Sold to Greece in April 1951. Scrapped after 1972.
(DD431) USS Plunkett 9th March 1940 Sold to Taiwan on 16th February 1959, scrapped after 1975.
(DD432) USS Kearny 9th March 1940 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD433) USS Gwin 25th May 1940 Sunk on 13th July 1943.
(DD434) USS Meredith 24th April 1940 Sunk by air attack from IJN Zuikaku of Guadalcanal on 15th October 1942 
(DD435) USS Grayson 7th August 1940 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD436) USS Monssen 16th May 1940 Sunk on 13th November 1942.
(DD437) USS Woolsey 12th February 1940 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD438) USS Ludlow 11th November 1940 Sold to Greece on 21st January 1951.
(DD439) USS Edison 23rd November 1940 Scrapped after 1966.
(DD440) USS Ericsson 23rd November 1940 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD441) USS Wilkes 31st May 1940 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD442) USS Nicholson 31st May 1940 Sold to Italy on 15th January 1951.
(DD443) USS Swanson 2nd November 1940 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD444) USS Ingraham 15th February 1941 Sunk on 22nd August 1942.
(DD453) USS Bristol 25th July 1941 Sunk on 12th October 1943.
(DD454) USS Ellyson 25th July 1941 Sold to Japan on 19th October 1954 and then to Taiwan in 1970.
(DD455) USS Hambleton 26th September 1941 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD456) USS Rodman 26th September 1941 Sold to Taiwan on 28th July 1955, used as a target and sunk in 1976.
(DD457) USS Emmons 23rd August 1941 Sunk on 6th April 1945.
(DD458) USS Macomb 23rd September 1941 Sold to Japan on 19th October 1954, then to Taiwan in 1970.
(DD459) USS Laffey 29th November 1941 Sunk on 13th November 1942.
(DD460) USS Woodworth 29th November 1941 Sold to Italy on 25th May 1951.
(DD461) USS Forrest 14th June 1941 Scrapped in 1946.
(DD462) USS Fitch 14th June 1941 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD463) USS Corry 28th July 1941 Sunk on 6th June 1944.
(DD464) USS Hobson 8th September 1941 Sunk on 27th April 1952.
(DD483) USS Aaron Ward 22nd November 1941 Sunk on 7th April 1943.
(DD484) USS Buchanan 22nd November 1941 Sold to Turkey on 28th April 1949.
(DD485) USS Duncan 20th February 1942 Sunk on 12th October 1942.
(DD486) USS Lansdowne 20th February 1942 Sold to Turkey on 28th April 1949.
(DD487) USS Lardner 20th March 1942 Sold to Turkey on 28th April 1949.
(DD488) USS McCalla 20th March 1942 Sold to Turkey on 28th April 1949.
(DD489) USS Mervine 3rd May 1942 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD490) USS Quick 3rd May 1942 Scrapped after 1972.
(DD491) USS Farenholt 19th November 1941 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD492) USS Bailey 19th December 1941 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD493) USS Carmick 8th March 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD494) USS Doyle 17th March 1942 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD495) USS Endicott 5th April 1942 Scrapped after 1969.
(DD496) USS McCook 30th April 1942 Scrapped after 1972.
(DD497) USS Frankford 17th May 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD598) USS Bancroft 31st December 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD599) USS Barton 31st January 1942 Sunk on 13th November 1942.
(DD600) USS Boyle 15th June 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD601) USS Champlin 25th June 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD602) USS Meade 15th February 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD603) USS Murphy 29th April 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD604) USS Parker 12th May 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD605) USS Caldwell 15th January 1942 Sold for scrap on 4th November 1966.
(DD606) USS Coghlan 12th February 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD607) USS Frazier 17th March 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD608) USS Gansevoort 11th April 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD609) USS Gillespie 8th May 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD610) USS Hobby 4th June 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD611) USS Kalk 18th July 1942 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD612) USS Kendrick 2nd April 1942 Used as a target from 1966.
(DD613) USS Laub 28th April 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD614) USS Mackenzie 27th June 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD615) USS McLanahan 7th September 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD616) USS Nields 1st October 1942 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD617) USS Ordronaux 9th November 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD618) USS Davison 19th July 1942 Scrapped after 1972.
(DD619) USS Edwards 19th July 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD620) USS Glennon 26th August 1942 Sunk on 10th June 1944.
(DD621) USS Jeffers 26th August 1942 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD622) USS Maddox 15th September 1942 Ran aground on 16th April 1961 and was scuttled.
(DD623) USS Nelson 15th September 1942 Scrapped in 1947.
(DD624) USS Baldwin 14th June 1942 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD625) USS Harding 28th June 1942 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD626) USS Satterlee 17th July 1942 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD627) USS Thompson 10th August 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD628) USS Welles 7th September 1942 Scrapped after 1968.
(DD632) USS Cowie 27th September 1941 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD633) USS Knight 27th September 1941 Used as a target from 1st June 1967.
(DD634) USS Doran 10th December 1941 Scrapped after 1972.
(DD635) USS Earle 10th December 1941 Scrapped after 1969.
(DD636) USS Butler 12th February 1942 Scrapped in 1948.
(DD637) USS Gherardi 12th February 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD638) USS Herndon 5th February 1942 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD629) USS Shubrick 18th April 1942 Scrapped in 1947.
(DD640) USS Beatty 20th December 1941 Sunk on 6th November 1943.
(DD641) USS Tillman 20th December 1941 Scrapped after 1970.
(DD645) USS Stevenson 11th November 1941 Sold for scrap in 1970.
(DD646) USS Stockton 11th November 1941 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD647) USS Thorn 28th February 1943 Scrapped after 1971.
(DD648) USS Turner 28th February 1943 Sunk on 3rd January 1944.

USS Gillespie

DD609 USS Gillespie.  2nd October 1942, San Francisco Yard.

Order Code DD609

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DD609 USS Gillespie, 17th March 1943, Mare Island California

Order Code DD609B

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USS Laub

USS Laub (DD613)

USS Earle

DD635 USS Earle.  23rd January 1943, Navy Yard, New York.

Order Code DD635

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DD635 USS Earle, 23rd January 1943, New York Navy Yard.

Order Code DD635B

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USS Earle Sent in by Gary Fletcher

USS Kendrick

DD612 USS Kendrick.  26th April 1943.

Order Code DD612

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USS Ordronaux

DD617 USS Ordronaux, 28th February 1943, Boston Harbor

Order Code DD617

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USS Stockton

DD646 USS Stockton, 9th January 1943 (Delivery).  Federal Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Kearny, New Jersey

Order Code DD646

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USS Cowie

DD632 USS Cowie, 23rd January 1943

Order Code DD632

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