Allied Warships

USS Boxwood (AN 8)

Net tender of the Aloe class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeNet tender
PennantAN 8 
Built byLake Washington Shipyard (Houghton, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered27 Jul 1940 
Laid down 
Launched8 Mar 1941 
Commissioned25 Jul 1941 
End service13 Nov 1946 

Decommissioned on 13 November 1946


Commands listed for USS Boxwood (AN 8)

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1Lt. Robert W Nordstrom, USNR25 Jul 1941??? (1)

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