U.S.S. Balch (1912)

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U.S.S. Balch (1912)
Hull Number: DD-50
Builder: William Cramp & Sons[1]
Laid down: 7 May, 1912[2]
Launched: 21 Dec, 1912[3]
Commissioned: 26 Mar, 1914[4]
Decommissioned: 20 Jun, 1922[5]
Stricken: 8 Mar, 1935[6]
Sold:
U.S.S. Balch was one of eight Cassin class destroyers completed for the U.S. Navy in 1913-15.

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Footnotes

  1. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  2. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  3. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  4. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  5. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  6. Friedman. U.S. Destroyers. p. 429.
  7. Register of Officers, 1915. p. 22.
  8. Register of Officers, 1919. pp. 44-45.

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Cassin Class Destroyer
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  Aylwin Parker Benham Balch  
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