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USS Gridley (DD-380)

USS Gridley (DD-380)

USS Gridley (DD-380), photographed from the deck of an aircraft carrier somewhere in the Western Pacific, 1944 or 1945. Commissioned 1937 and scrapped in 1947. Although this destroyer lasted only a decade, she saw a great deal of action in her time, to wit:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Gridle

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Interesting comparison in size (and cost!) to a 'Burke'-class of today...of course the 'Burkes' are slightly more capable. Fine photo, thanks for sharing it!
 

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