(DD-463) on Launch Day - July 28,
Navy Yard - Charleston, South Carolina
USS Corry Launch Ceremony
Corry christening champagne bottle
Ship's sponsor Ms. Jean Constance Corry
of Quincy, Florida - niece of Lt. Cmdr. William M. Corry,
for whom USS Corry is named
Corry just prior to launch
Jean Constance Corry christening the USS Corry (DD-463).
With her is her cousin, Miss Sara Corry - maid of honor.
In right rear is Captain C. P. Mason, commanding officer of
NAS Jacksonville. July 28, 1941
Below: USS Corry Commissioning Day 3-page pamphlet
with officers' names -- December 18, 1941.
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[photos - National Archives and U.S. Naval Historical Center]
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