USS Pelican (AVP 6)
Minesweeper of the Lapwing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Gas Engine and Power Co. (Morris Height, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||10 Nov 1917|
|Launched||12 Jun 1918|
|Commissioned||10 Oct 1918|
|End service||30 Nov 1945|
Decommissioned on 3 May 1922
Commands listed for USS Pelican (AVP 6)
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|1||Lt. Howell Jesse Dyson, USN||31 May 1939||Jun 1941|
|2||Lt. John Clement Alderman, USN||June 1941||Aug 1942|
|3||Lt. Curtis Howell Hutchings, USN||Aug 1942||Nov 1942|
|4||T/Lt.Cdr. Eliott Lindsay James, Jr., USN||Nov 1942||20 Feb 1943|
|5||Sidney G. Richardson, USNR||20 Feb 1943||22 Apr 1944|
|6||Douglas Darwood McIver, USN||22 Apr 1944||7 Apr 1945|
|7||Lt.(jg) Edgar Everett Chance, USNR||7 Apr 1945||12 Jun 1945|
|8||Wilfred C. Fish, USNR||12 Jun 1945||8 Oct 1945|
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