Allied Warships

USS Conner (ii) (DD 582)

Destroyer of the Fletcher class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassFletcher 
PennantDD 582 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered9 Sep 1940 
Laid down16 Apr 1942 
Launched18 Jul 1942 
Commissioned8 Jun 1943 
End service5 Jul 1946 
History

Decommissioned 5 July 1946.
Stricken 1 September 1975.
Transferred to Greece 15 September 1959 being renamed Aspis.
Aspis was stricken in 1991.
Aspis was sold for scrap in 1997.

 

Commands listed for USS Conner (ii) (DD 582)

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CommanderFromTo
1William Eugene Kaitner, USN8 Jun 194318 Feb 1945
2William Arthur Sissons, USN18 Feb 194530 Aug 1945
3Lt. Robert Orlo Austin, USNR30 Aug 194517 Sep 1945
4Posey Alexander Hooper, USN17 Sep 19455 Jul 1946

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