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USS Charles F. Adams (DDG-2)

Please see below for item level images and donated collections containing photographs of USS Charles F. Adams (DDG-2)

USS Charles F. Adams (DDG-2) was launched 8 September 1959 by Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine; sponsored by Mrs. R. Homans, sister of Mr. Adams; and commissioned 10 September 1960, Commander W. R. Monroe, Jr., in command.

From commissioning through the end of 1960, USS Charles F. Adams (DDG-2) operated along the east coast on shakedown training.

For a complete history of USS Charles F. Adams (DDG-2) please see its DANFS page.