Examples of destroyer in a Sentence
The pamphlet describes alcohol as a destroyer of families.
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Meanwhile, Conger was with the other NASA photographers on a helicopter headed for the destroyer U.S.S. Noa, where Glenn would be transported after his capsule splashed down.
Spain’s Navantia is the front-runner to win the contest, people in the defense industry and people close to the selection process say, having offered a vessel design based on Australia’s new destroyer fleet.
On January 3, 1944, the Navy destroyer U.S.S. Turner (DD-648) came home after a multi-month deployment patrolling the North Atlantic.
Seventeen American sailors died in the attack on the Navy destroyer.
Jeffrey Bennett, commander of guided missile destroyers in the region, were the latest leaders removed since the Navy launched an investigation last month into the deadly accidents.
The dismissals are the latest fallout from the four Navy accidents this year in the western Pacific, including two fatal crashes: the John S. McCain’s collision and the destroyer Fitzgerald’s collision with a freighter in June near Tokyo.
An American destroyer was buzzed by four Russian jets in the Black Sea.
There’s a lot of destroyers, and there’s the collusion.
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