Allied Warships

USS Flint (CL 97)

Anti-aircraft cruiser of the Oakland class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeAnti-aircraft cruiser
ClassOakland 
PennantCL 97 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp., (San Francisco, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered9 Sep 1940 
Laid down23 Oct 1942 
Launched25 Jan 1944 
Commissioned31 Aug 1944 
End service6 May 1947 
History

Decommissioned 6 May 1947.
Stricken 1 September 1965.
Sold to be broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Flint (CL 97)

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CommanderFromTo
1Capt. Charles Raymond Will, USN31 Aug 1944Oct 1945
2E. D. Poole, USNOct 1945

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