Allied Warships

USS Poughkeepsie (PF-26)

Frigate of the Tacoma class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byWalter Butler Shipbuilding Co. (Superior, Wisconsin, U.S.A.) 
Ordered8 Dec 1942 
Laid down3 Jun 1943 
Launched12 Aug 1943 
Commissioned6 Sep 1944 
End service1 Oct 1945 

Decommissioned on 1 October 1945 at Cold Harbor, Alaska.
Transferred to the USSR on 2 October 1945.
Returned to the U.S.N. on 31 October 1949.
Transferred to Japan on 14 January 1953 being renamed Momi.
Momi was decommissioned on 1 April 1965.
Transferred to South Korea to be cannibalized for spare parts.


Commands listed for USS Poughkeepsie (PF-26)

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1Quentin Mckay Greeley, USCGR6 Sep 1944 (1)

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