USS Currier (DE-700)
Lambert M. SurhoneISBN: 978-6-1320-0614-1;
USS Currier was a Buckley-class destroyer escort of the United States Navy, named after Lieutenant Roger Noon Currier. Currier was born in Portland, Oregon on 20 April 1913 and graduated from the United States Naval Academy on 3 June 1937. Embarked in USS Atlanta (CL-51), he was killed during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on the night of 13 November 1942. Currier was launched on 14 October 1943 at the Defoe Shipbuilding Company, Bay City, Michigan. The ship was sponsored by Mrs. R. N. Currier, widow of Lieutenant Currier; and commissioned on 1 February 1944, with Commander A.L. Lind, USNR, in command.
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