Allied Warships

USS Belle Grove (LSD 2)

Dock landing ship of the Ashland class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDock landing ship
PennantLSD 2 
Built byMoore Dry Dock Co. (Oakland, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered28 Dec 1941 
Laid down27 Oct 1942 
Launched17 Feb 1943 
Commissioned9 Aug 1943 
End service12 Nov 1969 

Decommissioned on 12 November 1969.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 24 July 1970.


Commands listed for USS Belle Grove (LSD 2)

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1Lt.Cdr. Morris Seavey, USN9 Aug 19431 May 1945 (1)
2Lt.Cdr. Thomas W. Ford, USN1 May 194530 Aug 1946 (1)

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