Allied Warships

USS Johnston (ii) (DD 821)

Destroyer of the Gearing class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 821 
Built byConsolidated Steel Corp., Ltd. (Orange, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1943 
Laid down5 Jun 1945 
Launched19 Oct 1945 
Commissioned23 Aug 1946 
End service27 Feb 1981 

Decommissioned and stricken 27 February 1981.
Transferred to Taiwan 27 February 1981 being renamed Chen Yang.


We don't have any commands listed for USS Johnston (ii) (DD 821)

You can help improve this page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Media links

Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

Return to the Allied Warships section

As an Amazon Associate earns a commission from qualifying purchases.