Allied Warships

USS Worden (DD 352)

Destroyer of the Farragut class

USS Worden in November 1942 after her last refit

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 352 
Built byPuget Sound Navy Yard (Bremerton, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Laid down29 Dec 1932 
Launched27 Oct 1934 
Commissioned15 Jan 1935 
Lost12 Jan 1943 

USS Worden (Cdr. William Grady Pogue, USN) was lost when she ran aground and was wrecked at Amchitka, Aleutians.

14 of the crew were lost in the sinking and the 233 survivors which include the Commanding officer Pogue were rescued by boats from the Arthur Middleton and Dewey. 

Commands listed for USS Worden (DD 352)

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1Ransom Kirby Davis, USN17 Jun 193912 Apr 1941 (1)
2Lt.Cdr. William Grady Pogue, USN12 Apr 194112 Jan 1943

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