Allied Warships

USS SC-540 (SC-540)

Submarine chaser of the SC-497 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine chaser
Built byRobinson Marine Construction. Co. (Benton Harbor, Michigan, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down28 Jul 1941 
Launched6 Apr 1942 
Commissioned22 Apr 1942 
End service18 Aug 1945 

Transferred to the United States Coast Guard on 18 August 1945


Commands listed for USS SC-540 (SC-540)

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1Daniel F. Larkin, Jr., USNR22 Apr 1942Late 1942
2Ivo W Lively, USNRLate 1942Mid/late43
3Joseph F Blanton, USNRMid/late43Mid 1944
4Edward A Uslar, USNRMid 1944Late 1944
5D W Cumming, USNRLate 194418 Aug 1945

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