Allied Warships

USS Parle (DE 708)

Destroyer Escort of the Rudderow class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 708 
Built byDefoe Boat and Marine Works. (Bay City, Michigan, U.S.A.) 
Laid down8 Jan 1944 
Launched25 Mar 1944 
Commissioned29 Jul 1944 
End service 

Decommissioned 10 July 1946.
Recommissioned 2 March 1951.
Decommissioned at an unknown date.
Stricken 1 July 1970.
Sunk as a target off the coast of Florida 27 October 1970.


Commands listed for USS Parle (DE 708)

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1Lt.Cdr. James Cecil Toft, Jr., USNR29 Jul 1944

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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