USS Sims

Three ships in the United States Navy have been named USS "Sims" for William Sowden Sims. Additionally, one other ship was named "Admiral W. S. Sims" for the same man.

*The destroyer USS|Sims|DD-409, served in World War II, sunk by the Japanese, 1942
*The destroyer escort USS|Sims|DE-153, commissioned 1943, decommissioned 1946.
*The destroyer escort USS "W. S. Sims" (DE-1059) (later FF-1059), commissioned 1970, decommissioned 1991.
* The transport vessel USS|Admiral W. S. Sims|AP-127


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