Allied Warships

USS Fred T. Berry (DD 858)

Destroyer of the Gearing class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 858 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp. (San Pedro, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1943 
Laid down16 Jul 1944 
Launched28 Jan 1945 
Commissioned12 May 1945 
End service 

Decommissioned at an unknown date.
Stricken 15 September 1970.
Scuttled off Key West, Florida on 14 May 1972.


Commands listed for USS Fred T. Berry (DD 858)

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1T/Capt. Nicholas John Frederick Frank, Jr., USN12 May 19456 Aug 1945
2T/Cdr. Charles Coston Coley, USN6 Aug 1945

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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

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