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Photo courtesy  Donald H. Wilson, RM2

USS Corry
DD 817 (Gearing Class)

Builder: Consolidated - Orange Texas
Laid Down: April 5, 1945
Launched: July 28, 1945
Commissioned: February 26, 1946
Fate: To Greece - May, 1981





Photo courtesy  William P. Speed  LT   (ET2 48-50)
The carrier on the right is the USS Cabot

Displacement: 2,616 tons (3,460 tons full load)
Length: 390 feet 6 inches
Beam: 40 feet 10 inches
Draught: 14 feet 4 inches (mean)
Machinery: 4- Babcock & Wilcox boilers;
2-shaft G.E.C. geared turbines
Performance: 60,000 shp for 36.8 knots
Bunkerage: 740 tons
Range: 4,500 nautical miles at 20 knots
Torpedoes: Ten 21 inch in two mounts
Guns: Six 5 inch DP; Twelve 40 mm;
Eleven 20 mm


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