USS Holder (DE 401)
Destroyer Escort of the Edsall class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Brown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||7 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||6 Oct 1943|
|Launched||27 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||18 Jan 1944|
|Lost||11 Apr 1944|
USS Holder (Lt.Cdr. Winthrop P. Buck, USNR) was irreparably damaged by German torpedo aircraft about 35 nautical miles north-east of Algiers, Algeria in position 37º03'N, 03º58'E. 17 of the crew were killed and 12 wounded
Commands listed for USS Holder (DE 401)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. George Cook, USNR||18 Jan 1944||24 Mar 1944|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Winthrop P. Buck, USNR||24 Mar 1944||11 Apr 1944|
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