USS Harlan R. Dickson (DD 708)
Destroyer of the Allen M. Sumner class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Class||Allen M. Sumner|
|Built by||Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Kearny, New Jersey, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||7 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||23 May 1944|
|Launched||17 Dec 1944|
|Commissioned||17 Feb 1945|
|End service||1 Jul 1972|
Decommissioned and stricken 1 July 1972. Sold 18 May 1973 and broken up for scrap.
Commands listed for USS Harlan R. Dickson (DD 708)
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|1||T/Cdr. Paul Gordon Osler, USN||17 Feb 1945||2 May 1946|
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Notable events involving Harlan R. Dickson include:
5 Aug 1945
USS Harlan R. Dickson (Cdr. Paul G. Osler) departed from New York bound for the Pacific.
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