Allied Warships

USS Trenton (CL 11)

Light cruiser of the Omaha class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeLight cruiser
PennantCL 11 
Built byWilliam Cramp and Sons (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Laid down18 Aug 1920 
Launched16 Apr 1923 
Commissioned19 Apr 1924 
End service20 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 20 December 1945.
Stricken 21 January 1946.
Sold 29 December 1946 to Patapsco Scrap Co. (Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) to be broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Trenton (CL 11)

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1Arthur Dewey Struble, USN2 Jan 194125 May 1942 (1)
2T/Capt. Joseph Wesley Gregory, USN25 May 194226 Jun 1943
3T/Capt. Stanley Cook Norton, USN26 Jun 194324 Jun 1944
4T/Capt. William Bryan Coleman, USN24 Jun 194420 Aug 1945
5T/Cdr. Joseph Truitt Talbert, USN20 Aug 194520 Dec 1945

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