Allied Warships

USS Cone (DD 866)

Destroyer of the Gearing class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 866 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp. (Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1943 
Laid down30 Nov 1944 
Launched10 May 1945 
Commissioned18 Aug 1945 
End service 

Decommissioned at an unknown date.
Stricken 1 October 1982.
Transferred to Pakistan 1 October 1982 being renamed Alamgir.


Commands listed for USS Cone (DD 866)

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1T/Cdr. William Clayton Butler, Jr., USN18 Aug 1945Jan 1946

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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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