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|66k||John James Doran born 6 August 1862 in Boston, Mass., enlisted in the Navy 8 February 1884 and served continuously until his death 16 February 1904 while serving as chief master-at-arms in Montgomery (Cruiser No. 9). He was awarded the Medal of Honor for extraordinary bravery and coolness under heavy fire from the enemy while cutting the cables leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1898. Photo #: NH 45717. USS Montgomery (C-9) photographed circa 1894-99. U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.||Bill Gonyo|
|82k||Artist's conception of the Doran as she appeared in World War II by the renowned graphic illustrator John Barrett with the text written by naval author and historian Robert F. Sumrall. Their company Navy Yard Associates offers prints of most destroyers, destroyer escorts, submarines and aircraft carriers in various configurations during the ship's lifetime. The prints can be customized with ship's patches, your photograph, your bio, etc. If you decide to purchase artwork from them please indicate that you heard about their work from NavSource.||Navy Yard Associates|
|152k||January 23 1943 at New York Navy Yard.||Ed Zajkowski|
|140k||USS Doran (DD-634) underway on July 10 1943, the first day of the invasion of Sicily. Photographed from USS Ancon (AGC-4). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives. Photo #: 80-G-215094.||Robert Hurst|
|114k||USS Biscayne (AVP-11) docked at Arzew, Algeria, on 11 June 1944 during amphibious exercises there. USS Doran (DD-634) and the USS Cowie (DD-632) outboard. Photographed from USS Catoctin (AGC-5). Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.||Fred Weiss|
LCDR Howard Wright Gordon Jr. Aug 4 1942 – Nov 24 1943 LCDR Norman Ernest Smith Nov 24 1943 – Mar 6 1945 LCDR Charles Harris Hutchins Mar 6 1945 – Oct 31 1945 LCDR Pemberton Paul Southard Oct 31 1945 to ?
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