Allied Warships

USS Carroll (DE 171)

Destroyer Escort of the Cannon class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 171 
Built byFederal Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A.) 
Ordered18 Jan 1942 
Laid down30 Jan 1943 
Launched21 Jun 1943 
Commissioned24 Oct 1943 
End service19 Jun 1946 

Decommissioned 19 June 1946.
Stricken 1 August 1965.
Sold 29 December 1966 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Carroll (DE 171)

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1T/Lt.Cdr. Frederick William Kuhn, USN24 Oct 19434 Sep 1944
2Lt.Cdr. Wat Tyler Cluverius, 3rd, USNR4 Sep 19443 Dec 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

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