Allied Warships

USS Monongahela (AO 42)

Oiler of the Mattaponi class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeOiler
ClassMattaponi 
PennantAO 42 
Built bySun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co. (Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down3 Jan 1942 
Launched30 May 1942 
Commissioned11 Sep 1942 
End service22 Aug 1957 
History

Decommissioned on 9 June 1950
Recommissioned on 9 January 1951
Decommissioned on 9 June 1955
Recommissioned on 28 December 1956
Decommissioned on 22 August 1957
Stricken on 1 February 1959

 

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1Thomas Medairy Bell, Jr., USN11 Sep 194230 Oct 1943 (1)

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