A Bagley class destroyer built at Puget Sound Navy Yard in Bremerton, WA.
The second of three ships to be named for Captain Daniel Todd Patterson, USN (1786-1839), the others were DD-36 and DE/FF-1061.
Flag hoist / Radio call sign - NIVJ
Commanding Officers CDR Francis T. Spellman 22Sep37-
CDR Jack E. Hurff 1940
CDR M.H. Hubbard
LCDR Frank R. Walker 1941-13Sep42
LCDR W.C. Schultz 13Sep42-29May43
LCDR Albert F. White 29May43-22Aug44
LCDR Walter A. Hering 22Aug44-17Mar45
LCDR A.H. Angelo 17Mar45-8Nov45