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Destroyer Division 38

U.S. Navy ~ 1942 - 1946

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Destroyer Division 38, Norfolk Harbor, New Year's Day, 1944
(Left to right)
USS Welles DD-628, USS Gillespie DD-609, USS Hobby DD-610, USS Kalk DD-611



DesDiv 38 Skippers

Nashua, New Hampshire, Reunion 1984

Left to Right:  Captain John "Jack" Slaughter, USS Welles; Captain Charles A. Marinke, USS Kalk;  Captain Charles O. Akers, USS Hobby; and Lt. Cmdr. Ed Ogle, USS Kalk