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by ellenheid
Fri May 30, 2014 7:42 pm
Forum: Warship Photos
Topic: USS Bristol (453)
Replies: 6
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Re: USS Bristol (453)

Yes I am still looking for information on the USS BRISTOL(453). If you have any information please let me know.
by ellenheid
Fri Aug 24, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Warship Photos
Topic: USS Bristol (453)
Replies: 6
Views: 6101

Re: USS Bristol (453)

The Bristol USS was a american Gleaves class destroyer. On October 13,1943 at 4:30 the Bristol was struck on the port side at the forward engine room by a single torpedo from German submarine U-371. Bristol suffered the loss of 52 of her crew. The survivors were rescued by Trippe (DD-403) and Wainwr...
by ellenheid
Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Warship Photos
Topic: USS Bristol (453)
Replies: 6
Views: 6101

USS Bristol (453)

I am looking for pictures of the destroyer USS Bristol (DD453) that went down in the Algeria on Dec.13,1943. I am looking for pictures of any of the crew members or any information about this destroyer. Charles A. Heidenreich was one of the 52 men that died. thanks