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uss richard e. kraus (dd-849)

  1. USS RICHARD E. KRAUS (DD-849)

    USS RICHARD E. KRAUS (DD-849)

    USS RICHARD E. KRAUS (DD-849) was laid down by Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine, 31 July 1945; launched 2 March 1946; sponsored by Mrs. Edwin Olsen; and commissioned at the Boston Naval Shipyard 23 May 1946, Comdr. R. J. Oliver in command. An excellent history of the vessel’s full service can be found a
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