Allied Warships

USS Cimarron (AO 22)

Oiler of the Cimarron class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeOiler
ClassCimarron 
PennantAO 22 
Built bySun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down18 Apr 1938 
Launched7 Jan 1939 
Commissioned20 Mar 1939 
End serviceOct 1968 
History

Decommissioned and stricken in October 1968
Scrapped in 1969

 

Commands listed for USS Cimarron (AO 22)

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CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. William Wohlsen Behrens, USN20 Mar 19393 Jul 1940 (1)
2Heman Judd Redfield, Jr., USN3 Jul 1940Feb 1942
3Cdr. Russell Million Ihrig, USNFeb 194221 Oct 1943
4T/Capt. John Parmalee Cady, USN21 Oct 194317 Mar 1944
5John Clague, USNR17 Mar 194420 May 1944
6Abbo H. Kooistra, USNR20 May 19444 Sep 1944
7Henry George Schnaars, Jr., USNR4 Sep 194419 Oct 1945

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