Allied Warships

USS PCS-1429 (PCS-1429)

Patrol craft of the PCS-1376 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypePatrol craft
ClassPCS-1376 
PennantPCS-1429 
Built byGibbs Gas Engine Co. (Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Nov 1942 
Laid down15 Feb 1943 
Launched16 Jul 1943 
Commissioned9 Feb 1944 
End service11 Dec 1945 
History

Decommissioned at Napa, California on 11 December 1945.

 

Commands listed for USS PCS-1429 (PCS-1429)

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CommanderFromTo
1Robert Eugene Houk, USNR 194420 Feb 1945
2Howard Anthony Fortson, USNR9 Feb 1944

3William W. Beardsley, Jr., USNRFeb 194516 Aug 1945
4William R. Royster, USNR16 Aug 1945

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Notable events involving PCS-1429 include:


9 Jan 1945
USS PCS-1429 was present during the landings at Linguyan Gulf, Luzon, Philippines. (1)

1 Apr 1945
USS PCS-1429 was present during the landings on Okinawa. (1)

Sources

  1. Personal communication

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