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Poem from the diary of Edward James Varden
Fire Controlman Third Class
USS Charles S. Sperry (DD-697)
(Provided by Kevin Varden
The USS Collett DD 730
By Velma DecKrow
We salute this "Ship" with heart of steel
You are bent on a mighty mission
Every inch of you a "Masterpiece"
We know not what the future brings
You've been christened the "Collett"