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The Short Life of a Valiant Ship: USS Meredith (DD434)

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On October 15, 1942, Japanese carrier planes attacked and sank the destroyer USS Meredith off Guadalcanal Island in the South Pacific. Meredith had been escorting USS Vireo, a sea-going tug towing a barge laden with much-needed fuel and ammunition for the planes on Guadalcanal. When the attack became imminent, the crew of Vireo was taken aboard Meredith. Only 96 of the 329 ...more
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