Allied Warships

USS Conyngham (DD 371)

Destroyer of the Mahan class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassMahan 
PennantDD 371 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down19 Sep 1934 
Launched14 Sep 1935 
Commissioned4 Nov 1936 
End service20 Oct 1946 
History

Conyngham survived the atomic bomb test at Bikini Atoll
Decommissioned 20 October 1946
Stricken 13 June 1948. Fate

 

Commands listed for USS Conyngham (DD 371)

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CommanderFromTo
1Gilbert Corwin Hoover, USN4 Nov 193620 Jun 1938
2Cdr. David Stolz Crawford, USN20 Jun 19388 Apr 1939 (1)
3Lt.Cdr. James Edwin Craig, USN8 Apr 193914 Apr 1941 (1)
4Byron Samuel Anderson, USN14 Apr 19412 Dec 1941
5Cdr. Henry Chesley Daniel, USN2 Dec 19414 Dec 1942 (1)
6Cdr. James Henry Ward, USN4 Dec 194210 Jan 1944 (1)
7Cdr. Brown Taylor, USN10 Jan 194426 Jan 1945 (1)
8Lt.Cdr. Frank Weddigen Bampton, USN26 Jan 194521 May 1946 (1)
9Lt Henry James Feltus, USN21 May 194620 Dec 1946

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