USS Memphis (CL 13)
Light cruiser of the Omaha class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||William Cramp and Sons (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||14 Oct 1920|
|Launched||17 Apr 1924|
|Commissioned||4 Feb 1925|
|End service||17 Dec 1945|
Decommissioned 17 December 1945.
Commands listed for USS Memphis (CL 13)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Capt. Stewart Allan Manahan, USN||10 Dec 1938||Jun 1940 (1)|
|2||Charles Jefferson Parrish, USN||Jun 1940||15 Dec 1941 (1)|
|3||Capt. Clinton Elgin Braine, Jr., USN||15 Dec 1941||21 Sep 1942 (1)|
|4||T/Capt. George Elmer Maynard, USN||21 Sep 1942||1 Oct 1942|
|5||Capt. Henry Young McCown, USN||1 Oct 1942||Aug 1943 (1)|
|6||T/Capt. Ralph Waldo Hungerford, USN||Aug 1943||5 Aug 1944|
|7||T/Capt. Charles Frederick Grisham, USN||5 Aug 1944||29 Aug 1945|
|8||T/Capt. Omer Archibald Kneeland, USN||29 Aug 1945||17 Dec 1945|
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