USS Colhoun (ii) (DD 801)
Destroyer of the Fletcher class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||4 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||3 Aug 1943|
|Launched||10 Apr 1944|
|Commissioned||8 Jul 1944|
|Lost||6 Apr 1945|
|Loss position||27° 16'N, 127° 48'E|
The American destroyer USS Colhoun (ii) (DD 801) lost on 6 Apr 1945 in position 27° 16'N, 127° 48'E.
USS Colhound (Cdr. George Rees Wilson, USN) was sunk after being hit by four kamikaze aircraft north-west of Okinawa in position 27º16'N, 127º48'E, 35 of her crew were lost with the ship.
Commands listed for USS Colhoun (ii) (DD 801)
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|1||T/Cdr. George Rees Wilson, USN||8 Jul 1944||6 Apr 1945|
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