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Savage Historical Marker
SECTION 18.
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HOMENEW ADDITIONSSITE MAPINTRODUCTION
FOREWORDINVOCATION1. WALTER S. SAVAGE, JR.2.  DE-386 (WWII)
3.  DE-386 CREW4.  DE-386 CREW PHOTOS5.  DE-386 SHIP PHOTOS6.  DER-386 (1955)
7.  DER CREW 1955 - 19648.  DER-386 PHOTOS9.  SAVAGE IN VIETNAM10.  VIETNAM CREW
11.  VIETNAM PHOTOS12.  SHIP'S AWARDS13.  ACTIVE SERVICE TERMINATED14.  REUNION ASSOCIATION
15.  DECEASED16.  ROSTER17  REUNION PHOTOS18.  KEEPSAKES
19.  MISCELLANEOUS20.  SITE POLICIES21.  WEBMASTER22.  SHIP'S STORE
23.  SITE AWARDS24.  COMMANDING OFFICERS 25.  SHIP'S HISTORY

Historical Marker Transcription

USS Savage DE386 
Named in honor of Ensign Walter S. Savage SC USNR 
Built by the Brown Shipbuilding Co. Houston, Texas 
                  Keel laid                                              30 April 1943 
                  Launched                                             15 July 1943 
                  Commissioned                               29 October 1943 
                                             Houston, Texas 
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Operations - Engagements 
Atlantic     Mediterranean     Pacific 
Navy Occupation, Japan 

Decommissioned as DE 386 13 June 1946 
Recommissioned as DER 386 18 February 1955 
Boston Naval Shipyard, Boston, Mass.
Aboard the USS LAFFEY

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum
40 Patriots Point Road
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina 29464
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SECTION 18. CONTENTS
BACK TO SECTION 17.DER-386 Ship's PlaqueDER-386 Ship's Plaque - 2Historical Marker
MemorabiliaPainting of USS SavagePostmarksSavage Artifacts
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Savage MemoriesShip's Bell DE-386Watering Holes