USS Surfbird (AM 383)
Minesweeper of the Auk class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||American Shipbuilding Co. (Lorain, Ohio, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||3 Aug 1943|
|Laid down||15 Feb 1944|
|Launched||31 Aug 1944|
|Commissioned||25 Nov 1944|
|End service||18 Dec 1970|
Decommissioned 5 June 1946 at San Diego California
For more on Surfbird see this website (offsite link).
Commands listed for USS Surfbird (AM 383)
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|1||Lt. Raymond Henry Nelson, Jr., USN||25 Nov 1944||6 Nov 1945 (1)|
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