Allied Warships

USS Newport (PF-27)

Frigate of the Tacoma class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byWalter Butler Shipbuilding Co. (Superior, Wisconsin, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Dec 1942 
Laid down5 Jun 1943 
Launched15 Aug 1943 
Commissioned8 Sep 1944 
End service30 Apr 1952 

Decommissioned 9 September 1945 at Cold Harbor, Alaska; Transferred to the USSR on 10 September 1945.
Returned to the U.S.N 14 November 1949.
Recommissioned 27 July 1950.
Decommissioned 30 April 1952.
Transferred to Japan 1 October 1953 being renamed Kaede (PF-13).


Commands listed for USS Newport (PF-27)

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1George I Holt, USCGR8 Sep 1944

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