USS Pigeon (ASR 6)
Minesweeper of the Lapwing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Mod||Submarine rescue vessel|
|Built by||Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||15 Jun 1918|
|Launched||29 Jan 1919|
|Commissioned||15 Jul 1919|
|Lost||4 May 1942|
Completed as minesweeper
USS Pigeon (Lt.Cdr. Frank Alfred Davis, USN) was sunk by a Japanese dive bomber off Corregidor, Philippines on 4 May 1942
Commands listed for USS Pigeon (ASR 6)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lt. Warren Bell Sampson, USN||14 Aug 1937||2 Oct 1939|
|2||George Joseph King, USN||2 Oct 1939||12 Feb 1940|
|3||Richard Ellington Hawes, USN||12 Feb 1940||5 Jan 1942|
|4||Lt.Cdr. Frank Alfred Davis, USN||5 Jan 1942||4 May 1942|
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