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|185k||15 December 1943: Bremerton, Wash. - Donaldson off the Puget Sound Navy Yard.||Ed Zajkowski
|131k||Undated Wartime Image (appears to be from same time as above photo)||David Buell|
|62k||Undated Wartime Image||Jerry Church|
|142k||1945: at sea - The destroyer escort USS Donaldson (DE 44) comes alongside an unknown aircraft carrier.
(U.S. Navy Photo #NH 79823 from the Naval History and Heritage Command, Courtesy of Donald M. McPherson, 1974)
|View the USS Donaldson (DE 44) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|View a short article on the design and development of the Evarts Class DE submitted by Bob Sables.|
|View the official War History of USS Donaldson as submitted by the ship at war's end.|
|Donaldson's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 01 Dec. 1943 - 02 Mar. 1944||Lt. / Lcdr. Henry L. Plage, USNR (Comm. CO) (Oklahoma City, Okla.)|
|2.) 02 Mar. 1944 - 05 Dec. 1945||Lcdr. Henry G. Hartmann, USNR (Decomm. CO)|
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