2012-02-22 / Letters
Far from home
To the editor: “ Destroyer going home,” read the headline. The USS Laffey DD 724 was built at Bath Iron Works (BIW) in February 1944 as Robert Turcotte wrote in his letter to the editor (“ Fabled vessel,” Feb. 3). She was one of 82 BIW World War ll ships the was supplied to the U.S Navy. Home is Bath, Maine.