Allied Warships

USS Fort Mandan (LSD 21)

Dock landing ship of the Casa Grande class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDock landing ship
ClassCasa Grande 
PennantLSD 21 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Laid down2 Jan 1945 
Launched2 Jun 1945 
Commissioned31 Oct 1945 
End service23 Jan 1971 

Decommissioned on 23 January 1971 and transferred to Greece the same day being renamed Nafkratoussa.
Decommissioned by the Greek Navy in February 2000 and sold for scrap in November 2001.


Commands listed for USS Fort Mandan (LSD 21)

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1Lt.Cdr. William A. Caughey, USNR31 Oct 194515 Dec 1945 (1)

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