Allied Warships

USS Elliot (DMS 4)

Destroyer of the Wickes class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer
ClassWickes 
PennantDMS 4 
ModHigh speed minesweeper 
Built byWilliam Cramp and Sons (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down23 Feb 1918 
Launched4 Jul 1918 
Commissioned25 Jan 1919 
End service12 Oct 1945 
History

Decommissioned on 22 May 1922
Recommissioned on 8 February 1930
Reclassified as High Speed Minesweeper DMS-4 on 19 November 1940
Reclassified AG-104 on 5 June 1945
Decommissioned on 12 October 1945
Stricken on 25 October 1945
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 29 January 1946.

 

Commands listed for USS Elliot (DMS 4)

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CommanderFromTo
1Albert Livingston Toney, USN14 Jun 193815 Nov 1940 (1)
2Lt.Cdr. Carroll Dayne Reynolds, USN15 Nov 194019 Mar 1942 (1)
3Lt.Cdr. Daniel Jacob Wagner, USN19 Mar 19421 Jan 1943 (1)
4Henry Mullins, Jr., USN1 Jan 1943early 1944
5Joseph Ignatius Manning, USNearly 1944Nov 1944
6Lt Thurston Barnes Morton, USNRNov 194410 Jun 1945
7William A Smith, USNR10 Jun 194512 Oct 1945

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Whitley, M. J.


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Friedman, Norman


United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

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