Memories, Stories, Pictures & More

DD-648 Explosion Survivor
John MacDonald S2k, Survivor
USS Turner DD-648

The Mug from Scuba Diver Richard Georgia
Photo courtesy of John McDonald, DD-648

A 1943 Survival Story & Deep Gratitude
Robert Freear, MM2/c
Survivor, USS Turner DD648

A Son's Story
David Cover
Son of Albert L. Cover, USS Turner DD-648

The Best Years
Captain Pauly

Tin Can Command
Captain Lockee

Steaming Turns into Emergency
Jim Bostick
BTC '46-'48

My Turner Times
Captain David E. Buck, USN (Ret.)

Remembering Pearl Harbor
Ed Corriea
BTC, '50-'56

From the TurnerGram
February '68

A C.O.'s Tribute
Armen Chertavian, Commander, '68-'69

Freedom ~ A Poem
Barbara Cox

Commanding Officers
1945 through 1969

From Turner's Decommissioning Program
Wall Street Journal

Hero's Name Graced 3 Ships, Now it Finally Marks His Grave
By Dan Rodricks
Baltimore Sun

The USS Turner Goes Down
By Lawrence Principato
With permission of Treasure Quest Magazine