Allied Warships

USS Albert W. Grant (DD 649)

Destroyer of the Fletcher class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassFletcher 
PennantDD 649 
Built byCharleston Navy Yard (Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.) 
Ordered15 Dec 1941 
Laid down30 Dec 1942 
Launched29 May 1943 
Commissioned24 Nov 1943 
End service16 Jul 1946 
History

Decommissioned 16 July 1946.
Stricken 14 April 1971.
Sold 30 May 1972 and broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Albert W. Grant (DD 649)

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CommanderFromTo
1Terrell Andrew Nisewaner, USN24 Nov 19431 Mar 1945
2Cdr. Grover Stanley Higginbotham, USN1 Mar 194516 Jul 1946

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