Allied Warships

USS Fowler (DE 222)

Destroyer Escort of the Buckley class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassBuckley 
PennantDE 222 
Built byPhiladelphia Navy Yard (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Jun 1942 
Laid down5 Apr 1943 
Launched3 Jul 1943 
Commissioned15 Mar 1944 
End service28 Jun 1946 
History

Decommissioned 28 June 1946.
Stricken 1 July 1965.,/br> Sold 29 December 1966 and broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Fowler (DE 222)

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CommanderFromTo
1George Stephen James Forde, USNR15 Mar 194426 Jan 1945
2Stuyvesant Fish Morris, USNR26 Jan 19453 Jan 1946

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