Allied Warships

USS Oklahoma City (CL 91)

Light cruiser of the Cleveland class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeLight cruiser
PennantCL 91 
Built byCramp Shipbuilding Co. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered29 Oct 1940 
Laid down8 Dec 1942 
Launched2 Feb 1944 
Commissioned22 Dec 1944 
End service15 Dec 1979 

Decommissioned 30 June 1947.
Recommissioned as a guided missile cruiser on 7 September 1960.
Decommissioned and stricken on 15 December 1979.
Sunk as a target on 25 March 1999.

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Commands listed for USS Oklahoma City (CL 91)

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1Capt. Charles Boardman Hunt, USN22 Dec 194431 Oct 1945
2Dashiell Livingston Madeira, USN31 Oct 1945Jun 1946 (1)
3Cdr. Herbert Von Arx Burkhart, USNJun 1946Jul 1946 (1)
4Capt. Charles Owen Humphreys, USNJul 1946Jun 1947

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