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Charrette decommisioned

On 15 January 1947, Fletcher class destroyer USS Charette (DD-581) was decommissioned.
She was transferred to Greece in 1959 as 'Velos', and is now a museum ship in Palaio Faliro near Athens.

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Balclutha entered service

On 15 January 1887, steel-hulled full rigged ship Balclutha entered in service for Robert McMillan, of Dumbarton, Scotland.

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Hornet decommissioned

On 15 January 1947, Essex-class aircraft carrier USS Hornet CV-12 was decommissioned, and joined the Pacific Reserve Fleet.

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Dolphin decommissioned

On 15 January 2007, Dolphin-class submarine USS Dolphin (AGSS-555) was decommissioned and struck from the Naval Vessel Register.

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