USS Prowess (AM 280)
Minesweeper of the Admirable class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Gulf Shipbuilding Corp. (Chickasaw, Alabama, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||2 May 1942|
|Laid down||15 Sep 1943|
|Launched||17 Feb 1944|
|Commissioned||27 Sep 1944|
|End service||Feb 1962|
Decommissioned in December 1945 and placed in the Atlantic Reserve Fleet
Commands listed for USS Prowess (AM 280)
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|1||Joseph William Meiere, USNR||27 Sep 1944||Jul 1945|
|2||Russell Edgar Hinds, USNR||Aug 1945||Oct 1945|
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