Allied Warships

USS Satterlee (ii) (DD 626)

Destroyer of the Bristol class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 626 
Built bySeattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Dec 1940 
Laid down10 Sep 1941 
Launched17 Jul 1942 
Commissioned1 Jul 1943 
End service16 Mar 1946 

Decommissioned 16 March 1946.
Stricken 1 December 1970.
Sold 8 May 1972 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Satterlee (ii) (DD 626)

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1Joseph Francis Witherow, Jr., USN1 Jul 19431 Feb 1944
2Robert William Leach, USN1 Feb 194410 May 1945
3Henry Joseph Brantingham, USN10 May 194530 Nov 1945

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