USS Muskegon (PF-24)
Frigate of the Tacoma class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Walter Butler Shipbuilding Co. (Superior, Wisconsin, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||8 Dec 1942|
|Laid down||11 May 1943|
|Launched||25 Jul 1943|
|Commissioned||19 Feb 1944|
|End service||15 Mar 1946|
Decommissioned 15 March 1946 and transferred to the United States Coast Guard and (re)commissioned as USCG Muskegon (WPF-24).
Commands listed for USS Muskegon (PF-24)
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|1||George Denver Synon, USCGR||19 Feb 1944||25 Oct 1944|
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Notable events involving Muskegon include:
22 Apr 1945
USS R-1 (Lt. W.A. Schoenfeld, USN) conducted A/S exercises off Casco Bay, Maine together with USS Uniontown (Lt. R.K. Safford, USCGR) and USS Muskegon (Lt.Cdr. J.L. Home, USCGR).