World War II destroyer escort USS Slater travels up Hudson River

A World War II destroyer escort made its way up the Hudson River Monday. After having some major work done, the USS Slater began her

The World War II destroyer escort ship USS

The World War II destroyer escort ship USS Slater will pass through the Hudson Valley today.

YONKERS - A World War II destroyer escort made its way up the Hudson River Monday.

After having some major work done, the USS Slater began her voyage from Staten Island to her home in Albany.

The Slater passed through the lower Hudson Valley in the morning and passed West Point by 1 p.m.

The warship, which served in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, is now a floating museum. It is the sole remaining World War II destroyer escort ship.

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Rally held to support sick leave legislation 1 VIDEO: Rally held to support sick leave legislation
Ray Navarette is among the Long Island Ducks' 2 Legendary LI Duck lands in Bloomingdales with clothing line
3 Long Island Sportscast, March 27
Troy Ramey of Sea Cliff competes on NBC's 4 Long Islander competes on 'The Voice'
State police originally tried to stop Anthony Haripersaud 5 High-speed chase leads police through Rye, into the Bronx

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE