USS Catamount (LSD 17)
Dock landing ship of the Casa Grande class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Type||Dock landing ship|
|Built by||Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co. (Newport News, Virginia, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||7 Aug 1944|
|Launched||27 Jan 1945|
|Commissioned||9 Apr 1945|
|End service||31 Mar 1970|
Decommissioned on 31 March 1970.
Commands listed for USS Catamount (LSD 17)
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|1||T/Capt. Chester Arthur Swafford, USN||9 Apr 1945||9 Sep 1946 (1)|
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