U.S.S. Allen M. Sumner DD-692
Captain Laighton's Scrapbook

Views from a Command at Sea
Home Monaco
Refueling from the USS Kennedy

Sumner as a target!

Excerpts from the Message Board

Taking command A Z-Gram ! DESRON 14 changes command
Heading for the Med and the Snipes get a Bravo Zulu
Cudo's on President Nixon's Review

Operation Silver Fox

The Meritorious Unit Commendation

In the News


DESRON 14 Change of Command Invitation
Welcome to Reserve Training
Captain Laighton Departs
Final thoughts
Where are they now? What is the Sumner?

Many thanks to Captain Laighton for scanning and forwarding these pieces of our history