1951 Korean War 1956
After four years of inactivity, TAYLOR was moved to the San Francisco Naval Shipyard on 9 May 1950 and, three days later, began her extensive conversion to an escort destroyer. While still completing conversion, she was officially redesignated DDE 468 on 2 January 1951. On 3 December 1951, USS TAYLOR (DDE 468) was recommissioned at San Francisco, CDR. Sheldon H. KInney in command.
- Enjoy your tour of the ship from 1951-1956.
- Ship History