USS Whippoorwill (AM 35)
Minesweeper of the Lapwing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Alabama Drydock and Shipbuilding Co (Mobile, Alabama, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||12 Dec 1917|
|Launched||4 Jul 1918|
|Commissioned||1 Apr 1919|
|End service||17 Apr 1946|
Reclassified ocean tug AT-169 on 1 March 1944
Commands listed for USS Whippoorwill (AM 35)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Charles Arthur Ferriter, USN||< Dec 41||???|
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Notable events involving Whippoorwill include:
- ADM 199/1861
ADM numbers indicate documents at the British National Archives at Kew, London.