WWII Clemson Class Destroyer Free Paper Models Download

WWII Clemson Class Destroyer Free Paper Models Download

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WWII Clemson Class Destroyer Free Paper Models DownloadHere are two american Clemson class destroyer paper models (USS Clemson DD-186 and USS Brooks DD-232), the papercrafts are created by MegaMoonLiner. The Clemson class was a series of 156 destroyers which served with the United States Navy from after World War I through World War II.

The Clemson class ships were commissioned by the United States Navy from 1919 to 1922, built by Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company, New York Shipbuilding Corporation, William Cramp and Sons, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Norfolk Naval Shipyard and Bath Iron Works, some quite rapidly. The Clemson class was a minor redesign of the Wickes class, and was the last pre-World War II class of flush-decker destroyers to be built for the United States. Until the Fletcher-class destroyer, the Clemsons were the most numerous class of destroyers commissioned in the United States Navy, and were known colloquially as "four-stackers" or "four-pipers."

USS Clemson (DD-186/AVP-17/AVD-4/DD-186/APD-31) was the lead ship of her class of destroyers which served in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Midshipman Henry A. Clemson (1820–1846), lost at sea when the brig USS Somers capsized in a sudden squall off Vera Cruz on 8 December 1846 while chasing a blockade runner.

She is the only ship in the United States Navy to have received the name Clemson Clemson was launched 5 September 1918 by Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company, Newport News, Virginia; sponsored by Miss M. C. Daniels; and commissioned 29 December 1919, Lieutenant Commander G. C. Dichman in command.

USS Brooks (DD-232/APD-10) was a Clemson class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Lieutenant John Brooks, Jr..

Brooks was launched 24 April 1919 by New York Shipbuilding Company; sponsored by Mrs. George S. Keyes, grandniece of Lieutenant Brooks; and commissioned 18 June 1920, Lieutenant D. M. Dalton in command.

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