Allied Warships

USS Noa (ii) (DD 841)

Destroyer of the Gearing class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 841 
Built byBath Iron Works (Bath, Maine, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Jun 1943 
Laid down26 Mar 1945 
Launched30 Jul 1945 
Commissioned2 Nov 1945 
End service31 Oct 1973 

Decommissioned 31 October 1973 and loaned to Spain being renamed Blas De Lezo (D65).
Stricken 2 June 1975.
Sold to Spain 17 May 1978.
Stricken and scraped by the Spanish in 1991.


Commands listed for USS Noa (ii) (DD 841)

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1T/Cdr. Rathel Linwood Nolan, Jr., USN2 Nov 194512 Sep 1947

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

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