William Baxter Porter, USN

Born  10 Jun 1911?, Virginia, USA
Died  26 Feb 1988(76)

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29 Aug 1938 Lt.(jg)
1 Jan 1942 Lt.
1 May 1943 T/Lt.Cdr.


Warship Commands listed for William Baxter Porter, USN

USS Tulsa (PG-22)Lt.Gunboatearly 194225 Mar 1943
USS Otterstetter (DE 244)T/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer Escort6 Aug 194326 Dec 1943
USS Corbesier (DE 438)T/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer Escort31 Mar 194421 Jul 1944
USS Norman Scott (DD 690)T/Lt.Cdr.Destroyer10 Aug 194416 Sep 1945

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Destroyer Escort USS Corbesier (DE 438)

12 Jun 1944
Corbesier entered the Pacific through the Panama Canal on this date and arrived at Pearl Harbor on 26 June.

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