USS Doherty DE-14

USS Doherty, DE-14

An Everts Class destroyer escort named in honor of John Joseph Doherty, USS Doherty was commissioned in 1943, decommissioned in 1945, and scrapped in 1946. In this early painting by James A. Flood, USS Doherty is depicted protecting an Allied Convoy in the Pacific during WWII. Painting commissioned by retired Chief Boatswain Mate of USS Doherty Jack Holcomb.