Allied Warships

USS Housatonic (AO 35)

Oiler of the Chicopee class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAO 35 
Built bySun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Laid down2 Apr 1941 
Launched2 Aug 1941 
Commissioned9 Jan 1942 
End service11 Mar 1946 

Acquired by the Navy on 9 January 1942 and commissioned as USS Housatonic (AO-35) the same day
Decommissioned on 11 March 1946
Sold into merchantile service on 14 October 1947


Commands listed for USS Housatonic (AO 35)

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1Lt.Cdr. Alfred Reno Boileau, USN9 Jan 194231 May 1944
2George Roger Jacobs, Jr., USNR31 May 19449 Nov 1944
3Enoch David Jones, USNR9 Nov 194416 Nov 1944
4Lt.Cdr. John Reginald Ducat, USNR16 Nov 1944Dec 1945

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