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Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services



Ship Designation: 
Date Lost: 
Sunday, May 27, 1945
Air Attack near Okinawa
While on patrol May 25, she embarked and cared for survivors from Barry (APD-29) after the high-speed transport had been crashed by a kamikaze. ... Two days later, she splashed three suicide planes during two attacks. The third plane exploded close aboard the starboard beam and sprayed the ship with fragments. She suffered 18 causalities and some internal damage. ... While steaming for temporary repairs at Hagushi, Okinawa, she splashed yet anotherr attacker early 28 May after the plane had narrowly missed her stern.

Lost At Sea Log

Number of sailors in this log: 2

Namesort descending Service Branch
Sea 1c Thomas Kelley USN
BM 2c William Logan USN
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships