Allied Warships

USS PC-557 (PC-557)

Patrol craft of the PC-461 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypePatrol craft
Built byLuders Marine Construction Co. (Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down31 Oct 1941 
Launched2 Aug 1942 
Commissioned15 Oct 1942 
End service25 Oct 1944 

Transferred to France on 25 October 1944 being renamed Dragon


Commands listed for USS PC-557 (PC-557)

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1Lt. Thomas Kempshall Dunstan, USNR15 Oct 1942Mid 1943
2William DeWitt Kennedy, USNRMid 19437 Oct 1943
3Thomas Clay, USNR7 Oct 19438 Jun 1944
4Edwin H Heister, USNR8 Jun 194425 Oct 1944

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