U.S.S. Allen M. Sumner DD-692
The Ship

The story of USS Allen M. Sumner is presented in a series of Chapters. Most of the chapters contain multiple pages, so be sure to check all the links. To view any of these chapters, click on the desired highlighted hyperlink.

  Introduction to Destroyers

  Evolution of the Sumner Class 

  Deployments and Campaigns
  Ships of the Sumner Class   Captain's and XO's
  Shipyard Deck Plans    Crew Musters
  Ship's Specifications  Official Deck Logs
  General History of Sumner's service   Memorabilia & other stuff
  Launching   Unique facts
  Commissioning Decommissioning
  Our Jobs Final Goodbye

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