Allied Warships

USS Aylwin (DD 355)

Destroyer of the Farragut class


USS Aylwin before the Second World War

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassFarragut 
PennantDD 355 
Built byPhiladelphia Navy Yard (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down23 Sep 1933 
Launched10 Jul 1934 
Commissioned1 Mar 1935 
End service6 Oct 1945 
History

Decommissioned 6 October 1945
Stricken 1 November 1945
Sold 20 December 1946 and broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Aylwin (DD 355)

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CommanderFromTo
1Clarence Gulbranson, USN1 Mar 1935 (1)

2Lt.Cdr. Robert Henry Rodgers, USN10 Feb 194115 Jun 1942
3Lt.Cdr. George Richardson Phelan, USN15 Jun 19427 Jan 1943 (2)
4Raymond Edward Malpass, USN7 Jan 194311 Oct 1943
5Cdr. Robert Orris Strange, Sr., USN11 Oct 194331 May 1944 (2)
6Lt. William Kittridge Rogers, USN31 May 194427 Jun 1945 (2)
7Karl Frederick Neupert, USNR27 Jun 194516 Oct 1945 (2)

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Whitley, M. J.


U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman


United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore


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