Last week, it was reported that on 12 May 1994 CG-31 had been transferred to the Maritime Administration at Suisun Bay, in the S.F. Bay area. That post brought back a lot of memories and caused many to ask why we ever allowed the 3rd USS STERETT (DLG/CG 31) to be scrapped. From what has been posted by those involved in her rescue, a huge effort went into saving the ship, but funding killed the fight to save her. This caused our Association to create a page to share those efforts to save the ship. Here it is: https://www.sterett.net/…/efforts-to-save-dlg-cg-31/
Thank you to our Ship’s Historian Tom Jacobsmeyer
for providing the information. To reach this page, we have placed an “Efforts to Save DLG/CG-31” button in the ship’s page.
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