Allied Warships

USS Direct (AM 90)

Minesweeper of the Adroit class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassAdroit 
PennantAM 90 
Built byDravo Corp. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down26 Dec 1941 
Launched25 Apr 1942 
Commissioned31 Aug 1942 
End service9 Nov 1945 
History

Reclassified as patrol craft PC-1594 on 1 June 1944
Decommissioned on 9 November 1945

 

Commands listed for USS Direct (AM 90)

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CommanderFromTo
1William Thomas Denton, USNR31 Aug 194231 May 1943
2Harold Irving Pratt, USNR31 May 194310 Nov 1943
3George Andrew Tredick, Jr., USNR10 Nov 1943Dec 1943
4William L. Pritchard, USNRDec 1944mid 1945
5S. W. Belote, USNR1 Aug 1945mid 1945

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