USS Ticonderoga (CV 14)
Aircraft Carrier of the Essex class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Mod||Long hull group|
|Built by||Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. (Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||9 Sep 1940|
|Laid down||1 Mar 1943|
|Launched||7 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||8 May 1944|
|End service||16 Nov 1973|
Hancock was renamed Ticonderoga before completion on 1 May 1943.
Commands listed for USS Ticonderoga (CV 14)
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|1||T/Capt. Dixie Kiefer, USN||8 May 1944||21 Jan 1945|
|2||T/Cdr. Harmon Vedder Briner, USN||21 Jan 1945||28 Jan 1945 (1)|
|3||T/Capt. Giles Ezra Short, USN||28 Jan 1945||7 Feb 1945|
|4||T/Capt. William Sinton, USN||7 Feb 1945||7 May 1946 (1)|
|5||T/Cdr. Warren Ronald Thompson, USN||7 May 1946||4 Nov 1946 (1)|
|6||Lt.Cdr. William James Pendola, USN||4 Nov 1946||27 Dec 1946 (1)|
|7||T/Cdr. Warren Ronald Thompson, USN||27 Dec 1946||9 Jan 1947 (1)|
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