Allied Warships

USS Curb (ARS 21)

Salvage vessel of the Diver class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSalvage vessel
PennantARS 21 
Built byBasalt Rock Co. (Napa, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down 
Launched24 Apr 1943 
Commissioned12 May 1944 
End service20 Dec 1946 

Decommissioned on 20 December 1946
Loaned into commercial service on 10 May 1947
Stricken on 30 April 1981
Scrapping started on 23 February 1982 but the hulk was sunk as an artificial reef off Key West, Florida on 23 November 1983


Commands listed for USS Curb (ARS 21)

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1Lt. Constantine Peterson, USNR12 May 1944??? (1)

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