Allied Warships

USS Ramsden (DE 382)

Destroyer Escort of the Edsall class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassEdsall 
PennantDE 382 
Built byBrown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 Aug 1942 
Laid down26 Mar 1943 
Launched24 May 1943 
Commissioned19 Oct 1943 
End service23 Jun 1960 
History

Decommissioned 13 June 1946.
Loaned to the United States Coast Guard and (re)commissioned by them as WDE-482 on 1 April 1952.
Returned to the U.S.N. and decommissioned 28 June 1954.
Reclassified as DER-382 on 1 November 1956.
Recommissioned 10 December 1957.
Decommissioned 23 June 1960.
Stricken 1 August 1 1974.
Sunk as a target.

 

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1Joseph Edward Madacey, USCG19 Oct 1943

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