Allied Warships

USS Trenton (CL 11)

Light cruiser of the Omaha class

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

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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CommanderFromTo
1Arthur Dewey Struble, USN2 Jan 194125 May 1942 (1)
2Joseph Wesley Gregory, USN25 May 194226 Jun 1943
3S C Norton, USN26 Jun 194324 Jun 1944
4William Bryan Coleman, USN24 Jun 194420 Aug 1945
5Joseph Truitt Talbert, USN20 Aug 194520 Dec 1945

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