USS Penguin (ASR 12)
Submarine rescue vessel of the Penguin class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Type||Submarine rescue vessel|
|Built by||Charleston Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. (Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||9 Feb 1943|
|Launched||20 Jul 1943|
|Commissioned||29 May 1944|
Ordered and laid down as fleet tug USS Chetco (AT-99)
Commands listed for USS Penguin (ASR 12)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. George Waugh Albin, Jr., USNR||29 May 1944||???|
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Notable events involving Penguin include:
- File 2.12.03.6418 (Dutch Archives, The Hague, Netherlands)