Allied Warships

USS John J. Powers (DE 528)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 528 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 Aug 1942 
Laid down25 Sep 1943 
Launched1 Nov 1943 
Commissioned29 Feb 1944 
End service16 Oct 1945 

Decommissioned 16 October 1945.
Stricken 1 November 1945.
Sold and broken up for scrap in February 1946.


Commands listed for USS John J. Powers (DE 528)

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1Edgar Allan Loew, USNR29 Feb 19443 Feb 1945
2Donald F Keefe, USNR3 Feb 194516 Oct 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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