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|81k||USS Barr (DE-576) after being torpedoed on 29 May 1944.
(U.S. Naval Historical Center photo #NH 86683 from the Naval History and Heritage Command)
Port Angeles, Wash.
|106k||USS Barr (DE 576) showing damage to her stern after she was torpedoed by U-549 in the same wolfpack battle in which USS
(CVE 21) was sunk.
(Photo from "United States Destroyer Operations in World War II" by Theodore Roscoe)
England, United Kingdom
|211k||A similar picture to the above, taken from a different angle.
(Photo from the Ned J. Marrow Collection)
|Newsletter Article about
Block Island's Loss
|View the USS Barr (DE 576) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|Barr's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 15 Feb. 1944 - 02 Jul. 1944||Lcdr. Henry Harold Love, USNR (Comm. CO)|
|2.) 02 Jul. 1944 - 31 Jul. 1945||Lcdr. Porter Tobias Dickie, USNR|
|3.) 31 Jul. 1945 - 22 Nov. 1945||Lt. William Howard Gordon, USNR|
|4.) 22 Nov. 1945 - 12 Jul. 1946||Lt. George Mason Rowan, USNR (Decomm. CO)|
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