USS Cushing (DD-797)
Lambert M. SurhoneISBN: 978-6-1320-0645-5;
screen for raids on Formosa, Manila, and northern Luzon which neutralized Japanese bases for the scheduled invasion of the Philippines, rescuing numerous downed aviators. Her antiaircraft fire accounted for at least one Japanese plane during the heavy air attacks of 24 October in the epic Battle for Leyte Gulf. She returned to Ulithi 22 November to replenish.
- OZON.ru 1921