USS Pettit (DE 253)
Destroyer Escort of the Edsall class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Brown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||18 Jan 1942|
|Laid down||6 Feb 1943|
|Launched||28 Apr 1943|
|Commissioned||23 Sep 1943|
|End service||6 May 1946|
Decommissioned 6 May 1946.
Commands listed for USS Pettit (DE 253)
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|1||William B. Ellis, USCG||23 Sep 1943||26 Jan 1945|
|2||Woodward Baldwin Rich, USCGR||26 Jan 1945||30 Oct 1945|
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