USS Piedmont (AD 17)
Destroyer tender of the Dixie class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Tampa Shipbuilding Co. Inc. (Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||16 Dec 1940|
|Laid down||1 Dec 1941|
|Launched||7 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||5 Jan 1944|
|End service||30 Sep 1982|
Decommissioned on 30 September 1982
Commands listed for USS Piedmont (AD 17)
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|1||Capt. Russell Groesbeck Sturges, USN||16 Mar 1946||14 Aug 1947 (1)|
|2||Capt. James Russell Topper, USN||13 May 1950||24 Jan 1951 (1)|
|3||Capt. Charles F. Hooper, USN||24 Jan 1951||6 Aug 1952 (1)|
|4||Capt. Roy Arthur Newton, USN||17 Aug 1953||13 Oct 1954 (1)|
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