Allied Warships

USS Lackawanna (AO 40)

Oiler of the Kennebec class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeOiler
ClassKennebec 
PennantAO 40 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp. (Sparrows Point, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down27 Dec 1941 
Launched16 May 1942 
Commissioned10 Jul 1942 
End service14 Feb 1946 
History

Acquired by the USN on 20 June 1942
Commissioned as USS Lackawanna (AO-40) on 10 July 1942
Decommissioned on 14 February 1946
Sold into merchantile service in 1947
Scrapped in 1967

 

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1Simon Raymond Sands, Jr., USCG10 Jul 1942 (1)

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