Allied Warships

USS Commencement Bay (CVE 105)

Escort carrier of the Commencement Bay class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
ClassCommencement Bay 
PennantCVE 105 
Built byTodd-Pacific Shipyards, Inc. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 Jan 1943 
Laid down23 Sep 1943 
Launched4 May 1944 
Commissioned27 Nov 1944 
End service30 Nov 1946 

Decommissioned 30 November 1946.
Stricken 1 April 1971.
Sold and scrapped.


Commands listed for USS Commencement Bay (CVE 105)

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1T/Capt. Roscoe Leroy Bowman, USN27 Nov 194428 Apr 1945
2T/Capt. Walter Victor Rudolph Vieweg, USN28 Apr 1945

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