Allied Warships

USS San Juan (CL 54)

Anti-aircraft cruiser of the Atlanta class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeAnti-aircraft cruiser
ClassAtlanta 
PennantCL 54 
Built byBethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 Apr 1939 
Laid down15 May 1940 
Launched6 Sep 1941 
Commissioned28 Feb 1942 
End service8 Nov 1946 
History

Decommissioned 8 November 1946.
Stricken 1 March 1959.
Sold 31 October 1961 and scrapped in 1962.

 

Commands listed for USS San Juan (CL 54)

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CommanderFromTo
1Capt. James Edward Maher, USN28 Feb 194224 Apr 1943
2Capt. Guy Wheeler Clark, USN24 Apr 194329 Jun 1944
3Capt. Jerome Francis Donovan, Jr., USN29 Jun 194410 Mar 1945
4Capt. George Henry Bahm, USN10 Mar 1945Nov 1945 (1)
5Capt. Francis Xavier Reagan, USNNov 1945Jan 1946
6Capt. Charles William Rhodes, USNJan 19468 Nov 1946

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