Allied Warships

USS Mindanao (PR-8)

River gunboat of the Luzon class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeRiver gunboat
Built byKiangnan Dock and Engineering Works (Shanghai, China) 
Laid down20 Nov 1926 
Launched28 Sep 1927 
Commissioned10 Jul 1928 
Lost2 May 1942 

USS Mindanao (Lt.Cdr Alan Reed McCracken) was scuttled in Manila Bay to prevent her capture by the Japanese


Commands listed for USS Mindanao (PR-8)

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1Lt.Cdr. Alan Reed McCracken, USNDec 19412 May 1942

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