Allied Warships

USS Steele (DE 8)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassEvarts 
PennantDE 8 
Built byBoston Navy Yard (Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down27 Nov 1942 
Launched9 Jan 1943 
Commissioned4 May 1943 
End service19 Nov 1945 
History

Decommissioned 19 November 1945.
Stricken 5 December 1945.
Sold and broken up for scrap in 1947.

 

Commands listed for USS Steele (DE 8)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Cdr. Mark Edwin Dennett, USN5 Apr 19438 Jun 1945
2Fletcher Seymour, USNR8 Jun 194521 Nov 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.


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