Dedicated to the memory of the ship and officers and men who sailed her
The United States Ship Compton (DD-705) a United States Navy destroyer, faithfully served her country from 1944 until 1972. She was there - World War II, Suez Crisis, Cuban Blockade, numerous Mediterranean Deployments, and Mercury Recovery Missions. This site is dedicated to preserving the memories of USS COMPTON and the men who served aboard her.
The USS Compton Association is dedicated in preserving the memory of the ship and the men who sailed with her. This is accomplished through various means of communication such as, newsletters, annual reunions, and it's Web site.
We welcome you to visit our Web site often and learn about the USS Compton DD-705 and the men that made her proud.