USS Damon Cummings (DE-756)
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For USS Damon M. Cummings, see USS Damon M. Cummings (DE-643). For ships named USS Cummings, see USS Cummings.
|Name:||USS Damon Cummings|
|Namesake:||Lieutenant Commander, Damon M. Cummings, (1910-1942), U.S. Navy officer and Navy Cross recipient|
|Builder:||Western Pipe and Steel Company, San Pedro, California|
|Fate:||Construction cancelled 2 October 1943|
|Class and type:||Cannon-class destroyer escort|
|Length:||306 ft (93 m)|
|Beam:||36 ft 8 in (11.18 m)|
|Draft:||8 ft 9 in (2.67 m)|
Plans called for Western Pipe and Steel Company to build Damon Cummings at San Pedro, California. The construction contract for Damon Cummings was cancelled on 2 October 1943 before she could be completed.
- This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. The entry can be found here.
- NavSource Naval History: Destroyer Escorts, Frigates, Littoral Warfare Vessels