USS Slater - Albany, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie
N 42° 38.547 W 073° 45.000
18T E 602474 N 4721867
Quick Description: USS Slater (DE-766) is a Cannon-class destroyer escort that served in the United States Navy.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2017 2:27:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMVHT1
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member C4A
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Long Description:
USS Slater (DE-766) is a Cannon-class destroyer escort that served in the United States Navy and later in the Hellenic (Greek) Navy. The ship was named for Frank O. Slater of Alabama, a sailor killed on the cruiser USS San Francisco during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal.

USS Slater is now a museum ship on the Hudson River in Albany, New York, the only one of its kind afloat in the United States. (USS Stewart (DE-238) is exhibited at Seawolf Park in Galveston, Texas, but located on dry land and USS Atherton (DE-169) is still in service in the Philippine Navy.) Slater was designated a National Historic Landmark on 2 March 2012.

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Type of vessel: Cannon-class destroyer escort

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Date: 1/1/1991

Hours of use: Not listed

Parking Coordinates: Not Listed

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