USS Kalk (ii) DD611
|Built by||Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp., (San Francisco, California, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||30 Jun 1941|
|Launched||18 Jul 1942|
|Commissioned||17 Oct 1942|
|Decommissioned||3 May 1946|
patrol 12 June off the southern coast of Biak, an enemy plane dived out of
the sun and released a bomb which struck abaft her forward stack causing
severe damage to the ship and 29 casualties
among her crew
Stricken 1 June 1968.
Sunk as a target off the coast of Florida 20 March 1969.