Welcome: This Site is dedicated to the men and woman who volunteer their time to keep the USS Cassin Young looking like the beautiful lady that she is. The dedicated group who tour, scrape, paint, clean, and maintain her for no other reason than to help.
The USS Cassin Young DD-793 is a Fletcher Class Destroyer that served with distinction from 1943 till her retirement in 1960, along the way she was involved in a World War, a Police Action and a Cold War.
East Boston Berth July-Sept '13
Cassin Young moved temporarily to East Boston until her regular berth in the Charlestown Navy yard was finished.
Cassin Young Volunteers and NPS Maintenance Rangers handle all the restoration and maintenance for the ship
As off December 1 2010 work on present contract is finished and the contractor has left ship...
Boston/Charlestown Navy Yard
The Charlestown Navy Yard was one of the original 6 navy yards established by the US Navy in 1800. The yard served the US Navy for 174 years until its closing in 1974. Today most of the yard is publicly owned, with the exception of approximately 27 acres preserved by the NPS.