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  • DD-581 USS Charrette

    US US Navy

    1959 to 1991 - GR Hellenic Navy - D-16 HS Velos    



    1943 to 1947    


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    History of US DD-581 USS Charrette

    1942-feb-20Laid down
    1942-jun-3Launched
    1943-may-18Commissioned
    1946-mar-4to reserve
    1947-jan-15Decommissioned
    1959-jun-16Fate: transferedto Greece as Velos

    History of GR D-16 HS Velos

    1959-jul-16Commissionedloaned
    1959-oct-15arrived in Greece
    1973-may-25Mutiny against the dictatorship in Greece
    1974DeploymentTurkish invasion of Cyprus
    1975-sep-1purchased
    1991-feb-26Decommissioned
    2002Fate: museumat Park of Maritime Tradition at Faliron near Athens

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    Landing platform only. No hangar


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Boston Navy Yard,



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