USS Rapidan (AO 18)
Oiler of the Patoka class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. (Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||2 Feb 1919|
|Launched||29 Oct 1919|
|Commissioned||1 Jan 1922|
|End service||17 Jul 1946|
Decommissioned on 22 June 1922
Commands listed for USS Rapidan (AO 18)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Cdr. John Boyd Mallard, USN||22 Jan 1940||mid 1941|
|2||Lt.Cdr. Sydney Serrill Bunting, USN||mid 1941||18 Dec 1941|
|3||Lt.Cdr. Howard Douglas McIntosh, USN||18 Dec 1941||26 Feb 1943|
|4||Merritt David Mullen, Sr., USNR||26 Feb 1943||3 Dec 1943|
|5||Hubert Louis Hassell, USNR||3 Dec 1943||25 Sep 1945|
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