Allied Warships

USS Kasaan Bay (CVE 69)

Escort carrier of the Casablanca class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
ClassCasablanca 
PennantCVE 69 
Built byKaiser Shipbuilding Co. (Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered17 Jul 1942 
Laid down11 May 1943 
Launched24 Oct 1943 
Commissioned4 Dec 1943 
End service6 Jul 1946 
History

Decommissioned 6 July 1946.
Stricken 1 March 1959.
Sold 2 February 1960 and scrapped at Hamburg in March 1960.

 

Commands listed for USS Kasaan Bay (CVE 69)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Capt. Bradford Ellsworth Grow, USN4 Dec 194322 Nov 1944
2T/Capt. Albert Noble Perkins, USN22 Nov 1944Mar 1946

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