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Hull Number: DD-451

Launch Date: 04/11/1942

Commissioned Date: 07/20/1942


Namesake: GODFREY DECOURCELLES CHEVALIER

GODFREY DECOURCELLES CHEVALIER


Disposition:

Sunk by U.S. Forces, on 10/07/1943, during the Battle of Vella, Lavella, after having her bow blown up by Japenese destroyer torpedoes and being rammed by O`BANNON (DD-450).