USS Levy (DE 162)
Destroyer Escort of the Cannon class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Federal Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Newark, New Jersey, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||18 Jan 1942|
|Laid down||19 Oct 1942|
|Launched||28 Mar 1943|
|Commissioned||13 May 1943|
|End service||4 Apr 1947|
Decommissioned 4 April 1947.
Commands listed for USS Levy (DE 162)
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|1||Capt. Frank S. Schmidt, USN||13 May 1943||???|
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Notable events involving Levy include:
12 Aug 1945
Aboard USS Levy Capt. H.D. Grow negotiated and accepted the surrender of Mille Atoll.
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