USS CHARLES BERRY (DE-1035)
Charles Berry (DE-1035) was
launched 17 March 1959 by Avondale Marine Ways
under subcontract from American Shipbuilding Co.
sponsored by Mrs. C. Berry; and commissioned 25 November 1959
Lieutenant Commander R. C. Robinson in command.
Charles Berry arrived at San Diego
her home port
3 February 1960
and after shakedown training and
cleared on 14 June for a tour of duty in the Far East which
took her to United Nations trust territories in the charge of the
as well as on a good-will cruise to Philippine ports.
She returned to the west coast late in 1960.
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