USS Gunston Hall (LSD 5)
Dock landing ship of the Ashland class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Type||Dock landing ship|
|Built by||Moore Dry Dock Co. (Oakland, California, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||28 Dec 1941|
|Laid down||28 Dec 1942|
|Launched||1 May 1943|
|Commissioned||10 Nov 1943|
|End service||May 1970|
Decommissioned in May 1970 and transferred to Argentina.
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Commands listed for USS Gunston Hall (LSD 5)
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|1||Dale Edmond Collins, USN||10 Nov 1943||14 Feb 1945 (1)|
|2||William Frost Bentley, USNR||14 Feb 1945||9 Apr 1945 (1)|
|3||Morgan Allen Powell, USN||9 Apr 1945||10 Dec 1945 (1)|
|4||Walter Henry Barkmann, USN||10 Dec 1945||4 Jul 1947 (1)|
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