Allied Warships

USS Lawrence C. Taylor (DE 415)

Destroyer Escort of the John C. Butler class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassJohn C. Butler 
PennantDE 415 
Built byBrown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 Aug 1942 
Laid down20 Dec 1943 
Launched29 Jan 1944 
Commissioned13 May 1944 
End service23 Apr 1946 

Decommissioned 23 April 1946.
Stricken 1 December 1972.
Sold 12 September 1973 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Lawrence C. Taylor (DE 415)

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1Ralph Cullinan, Jr., USN13 May 1944Jan 1945
2J. R. Grey, USNJan 19454 Nov 1945

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