The Fletcher Class was the largest class of ships ever built by the Navy. Because the Stoddard was the last of these stricken from the Naval Vessel Registry, we call her the "Last of the Fletchers."

 USS STODDARD DD-566  29th Annual USS Stoddard Reunion will be held in New Orleans, LA - September 20th thru 23rd, 2017
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Stoddard shipmates have contributed a lot of historical information. Click here for the details. Lots of photos, and stories from WWII to her final fate.

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list of the Deceased.

"The 29th  Reunion in New Orleans, LA is in the coming together.." Now online is the 2017 Info page. All past reunion info HERE.

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the ships store right here. Have it on hand for the next reunion.

Check your personal information and EMAIL address on the Alumni pages. Send all email changes ONLY to John Rauh & photos, history & bio  to Dan Withers.

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This section contains many documents about the Fletcher Class destroyer.

YouTube of Fred Crenshaw 60-64 cruise. 
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