Serving her country 1946 - 1977

On this date, 40 years ago, December 15, 1977,
the USS RICH (DD 820) was decommissioned.

She served he country proudly...  32 years, 5 months, 12 days.

The steel, machinery and weapons, are gone but the fond memories
will remain in the hearts and minds of her crew forever!

View the Deck Log of that date
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