Allied Warships

USS Healy (DD 672)

Destroyer of the Fletcher class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 672 
Built byFederal Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Kearny, New Jersey, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1942 
Laid down4 Mar 1943 
Launched4 Jul 1943 
Commissioned3 Sep 1943 
End service11 Mar 1958 

Decommissioned 11 July 1946.
Recommissioned 3 August 1951.
Decommissioned 11 March 1958.
Stricken 1 December 1974.
Sold 12 April 1976 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Healy (DD 672)

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1Cdr. John Connor Atkeson, USN3 Sep 194328 Jan 1945
2David Barney Cohen, USN28 Jan 1945

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Whitley, M. J.

U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

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