Allied Warships

USS Bairoko (CVE 115)

Escort carrier of the Commencement Bay class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
ClassCommencement Bay 
PennantCVE 115 
Built byTodd-Pacific Shipyards, Inc. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 Jan 1943 
Laid down25 Jul 1944 
Launched25 Jan 1945 
Commissioned16 Jul 1945 
End service18 Feb 1955 
History

Decommissioned 14 April 1950.
Recommissioned 12 September 1950.
Decommissioned 18 February 1955.
Stricken 1 April 1960.
Sold and scrapped at Hong Kong in January 1961.

 

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1T/Capt. Harry Brigham Temple, USN16 Jul 1945

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