DON'T FORGET TO SAVE YOUR TRIP. CLICK HERE.

USS Slater

Uss Slater De766, Albany, New York 12202 USA

Closed Now
Opens Sat 10a

USS Slater (DE-766) is a that served in the United States Navy and later in the Hellenic (Greek) Navy. The ship was named for Frank O. Slater of Alabama, a sailor killed on the cruiser during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal. He was posthumously awarded the Navy Cross for gallantry in action and the Purple Heart. Following service during World War II, the ship was transferred to Greece and renamed Aetos. Decommissioned in 1991, the destroyer escort was returned to the United States. USS Slater is now a museum ship on the Hudson River in Albany, New York, the only one of its kind afloat in the United States. ( is exhibited at Seawolf Park in Galveston, Texas, but located on dry land and is still in service in the Philippine Navy.) Slater was designated a National Historic Landmark on 2 March 2012.

Read More >
Add Review
Thanks!
Your Rating
1
2
3
4
5

Be the first to add a review to the USS Slater.

USS Slater

Uss Slater De766
Albany, New York
12202 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Sun, Wed - Sat: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Is there a problem with this listing? Let us know.

Nearby Hotels

Albany, New York
FastBook

Click to find a
great deal for this hotel

Albany, New York
FastBook
$$

Click to find a
great deal for this hotel

Albany, New York
FastBook
$$

Click to find a
great deal for this hotel

Albany, New York
FastBook

Click to find a
great deal for this hotel

21353405