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Memorial Day at the U.S.S. Slater
ALBANY - The U.S.S. Slater was another location for a Memorial Day ceremony to salute our veterans.
The U.S.S. Slater and 560 ships similar to it battled against Nazi U-Boats in the North Atlantic and defended against the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
the U.S.S. Slater is the last destroyer escort still afloat.
The ship is usually close Monday and Tuesday for restoration. It is located on the Hudson River in Downtown Albany, just south of the Dunn Memorial Bridge