Allied Warships

USS Martin (DE 30)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 30 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down26 Nov 1942 
Launched18 May 1943 
Commissioned4 Sep 1943 
End service19 Nov 1945 

Decommissioned 19 November 1945.
Stricken 5 December 1945.
Sold 3 June 1947 and broken up.


Commands listed for USS Martin (DE 30)

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1Paul Evan Warfield, USNR23 Jun 194324 Aug 1944
2Raymond William McCallister, USNR24 Aug 194419 Nov 1945

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Notable events involving Martin include:

23 Jan 1945
USS Seadragon (Cdr. J.H. Ashley, Jr., USN) departed Guam for Pearl Harbour. She was escorted out by USS Martin (Lt. R.W. McCallister, Jr., USNR).

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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