Allied Warships

USS Lunga Point (CVE 94)

Escort carrier of the Casablanca class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
ClassCasablanca 
PennantCVE 94 
Built byKaiser Shipbuilding Co. (Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered17 Jul 1942 
Laid down19 Jan 1944 
Launched11 Apr 1944 
Commissioned14 May 1944 
End service24 Oct 1946 
History

Decommissioned 24 October 1946.
Stricken 1 April 1960.
Sold 3 August 1960 and scrapped in Japan in November 1960.

 

Commands listed for USS Lunga Point (CVE 94)

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CommanderFromTo
1T/Capt. George Arthur Tappan Washburn, USN14 May 19445 Jul 1945
2T/Capt. William Right Hollingsworth, USN5 Jul 1945

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