Allied Warships

USS Aegir (AS 23)

Submarine tender of the Aegir class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine tender
ClassAegir 
PennantAS 23 
Built byIngalls Shipbuilding Corp. (Pascagoula, Mississippi, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down31 Mar 1943 
Launched15 Sep 1943 
Commissioned8 Sep 1944 
End service18 Oct 1946 
History

Acquired by the USN on 20 November 1943
Commissioned as USS Aegir (AS-23) on 8 September 1944
Decommissioned on 18 October 1946
Stricken on 1 June 1971
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 16 May 1972.

 

Commands listed for USS Aegir (AS 23)

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1T/Capt. Albert Laurence Prosser, USN8 Sep 194412 Apr 1945 (1)
2T/Capt. John Moore Boyd, USN12 Apr 1945 (1)

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