USS Chewink (ASR 3)
Minesweeper of the Lapwing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Mod||Submarine rescue vessel|
|Built by||Todd Shipyard Corp. (New York, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||8 Jul 1918|
|Launched||21 Dec 1918|
|Commissioned||9 Apr 1919|
|End service||4 Feb 1947|
Completed as minesweeper
Commands listed for USS Chewink (ASR 3)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lt. Karl Raymond Wheland, USN||12 Nov 1940||8 Jul 1942|
|2||Chief Boatswain Eugene John Frieh, USN||8 Jul 1942||Jul 1943|
|3||Lt. George Waugh Albin, Jr., USNR||Jul 1943||22 Jan 1944|
|4||John O. Cavanaugh, USN||22 Jan 1944||8 May 1944|
|5||William Peter Baron, USN||8 May 1944||Nov 1944|
|6||Paul Clifford Cotrell, USN||Nov 1944|
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