USS Ashtabula (AO 51)
Oiler of the Ashtabula class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Sparrows Point, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||20 Mar 1942|
|Laid down||1 Oct 1942|
|Launched||22 May 1943|
|Commissioned||7 Aug 1943|
|End service||6 Sep 1991|
Decommissioned and stricken on 6 September 1991
Commands listed for USS Ashtabula (AO 51)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Cdr. Louis Joseph Modave, USNR||7 Aug 1943||10 Jun 1944 (1)|
|2||Lt. Walter Barnett, Jr., USNR||10 Jun 1944||15 Dec 1944|
|3||Miles K. Reece, USNR||15 Dec 1944||18 Dec 1945|
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