Allied Warships

USS Shamrock Bay (CVE 84)

Escort carrier of the Casablanca class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
ClassCasablanca 
PennantCVE 84 
Built byKaiser Shipbuilding Co. (Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered17 Jul 1942 
Laid down15 Mar 1943 
Launched4 Feb 1944 
Commissioned15 Mar 1944 
End service6 Jul 1946 
History

Decommissioned 6 July 1946.
Stricken 27 June 1958.
Sold and scrapped at Hong Kong in November 1959.

 

Commands listed for USS Shamrock Bay (CVE 84)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Capt. Frank Trenwith Ward, Jr., USN15 Mar 194420 May 1945
2T/Capt. James Edward Leeper, USN20 May 1945

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