USS Cassin Young was built by Bethlehem Steel Corporation at San Pedro, California and commissioned on December 31, 1943. Assigned to the Central Pacific, Cassin Young first experienced combat in April 1944, attacking Japanese strongholds in the Caroline Islands. (More photos at http://www.peregrinesea.com)
Launched in 1945, the World War II-era destroyer USS Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. is a floating exhibit at Battleship Cove.
Launched in 1943, the World War II-era destroyer USS Kidd is now a floating exhibit and veterans memorial.
Launched in 1944, the World War II-era destroyer USS Laffey is now a floating exhibit at the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum.
Launched in 1945, the World War II-era destroyer USS Orleck is a floating museum.