Due to the extensive nature of the MASSEY history and the detailed recollections of those who served aboard her, we have broken up the ship’s history into several sections. Please click on the topic area for further detail on each aspect of the MASSEY’s history.
Note: The historical information provided on this web site is not the official history of the USS MASSEY. It is based in part on the recollection of many authors, some former Commanding Officers, all former MASSEY shipmates, who contributed to developing the chronology of events that marked some of the noteworthy contributions of this fine Man O’ War to our Navy’s history over nearly 30 years of active service.
Throughout our Internet travels, we have discovered some excellent resources that you might find useful. Please take some time to review the latest news briefs and peruse the sites below. If you have a suggested site for us to add, please contact us today.
U.S.S. MASSEY & Destroyers
- Tin Can Sailors
- Destroyer History
- U.S.S. MASSEY Profile (Naval Historical Center)
- U.S.S. MASSEY Photo Gallery (NavSource Online)