Allied Warships

USS Dufilho (DE 423)

Destroyer Escort of the John C. Butler class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassJohn C. Butler 
PennantDE 423 
Built byBrown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 Aug 1942 
Laid down31 Jan 1944 
Launched9 Mar 1944 
Commissioned21 Jul 1944 
End service14 May 1946 

Decommissioned 14 May 1946.
Stricken 1 December 1972.
Sold 12 September 1973 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Dufilho (DE 423)

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1Cdr. Albert Henry Nienau, USNR21 Jul 194416 Dec 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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