USS Reid (DD 369)
Destroyer of the Mahan class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Kearny, New Jersey, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||25 Jun 1934|
|Launched||11 Jan 1936|
|Commissioned||2 Nov 1936|
|Lost||11 Dec 1944|
|Loss position||9° 50'N, 124° 55'E|
The American destroyer USS Reid (DD 369) lost on 11 Dec 1944 in position 9° 50'N, 124° 55'E.
Sunk after being hit by kamikaze planes in Ormoc Bay, Leyte, Philippines in position 09º50'N, 124º55'E, 103 of the crew were killed and 152 survived though 45 were wounded which included the Commanding Officer Commander Samuel Aldo McCornock, USN.
Commands listed for USS Reid (DD 369)
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|1||James Benham Carter, USN||25 Jun 1938||29 May 1941 (1)|
|2||Harold Frederick Pullen, USN||29 May 1941||20 Aug 1942 (1)|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Harry Haywood McIlhenny, USN||20 Aug 1942||Jan 1944 (1)|
|4||Cdr. Samuel Aldo McCornock, USN||Jan 1944||11 Dec 1944 (1)|
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