Allied Warships

USS Noa (i) (DD 343)

Destroyer of the Clemson class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 343 
Built byNorfolk Navy Yard (Portsmouth, Virginia, U.S.A.) 
Laid down18 Nov 1918 
Launched28 Jun 1919 
Commissioned15 Feb 1921 
Lost12 Sep 1944 
Loss position7° 01'N, 134° 30'E

Decommissioned 11 November 1934
Recommissioned 1 April 1940
Converted to High Speed Transport APD-24 on 10 August 1943
Sunk in collision with USS Fullam (DD 474) off Palau in position 07º01'N, 134º30'E.


Commands listed for USS Noa (i) (DD 343)

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1Lt.Cdr. Rae Emmett Arison, USN1 Apr 1940Dec 1940
2Lt.Cdr. Ernest Sidney Lewis Goodwin, USNDec 19405 Jan 1942
3Lt.Cdr. Bosquet Neill Wev, USN5 Jan 1942Oct 1942
4T/Lt.Cdr. William Young Allen, Jr., USNOct 1942May 1943
5Lt. Thomas Dana McGrath, USNMay 1943Aug 1943
6Lt. Henry Wallace Boud, USNRAug 194312 Sep 1944

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Media links

Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

Blood on the Sea

Parkin, Robert Sinclair
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U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

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