Allied Warships

USS Excel (AM 94)

Minesweeper of the Adroit class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassAdroit 
PennantAM 94 
Built byJakobson Shipyard Inc (Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down19 Dec 1941 
Launched10 May 1942 
Commissioned11 Dec 1942 
End service22 Jan 1946 
History

Reclassified as patrol craft PC-1598 on 1 June 1944
Decommissioned on 22 January 1946
Sold on 11 June 1947

 

Commands listed for USS Excel (AM 94)

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CommanderFromTo
1Marcus Lucius Whitford, USNR11 Dec 194221 Mar 1943
2Chandler Hovey, Jr., USNR21 Mar 194313 Sep 1943
3John Ulysses Nixon, USNR13 Sep 194317 May 1944
4Warwick Peter Scott, USNR17 May 1944late 1944
5M. M. Hambrick, USNRlate 1944mid 1945
6V. G. Pedigo, USNRmid 194528 Oct 1945

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