Allied Warships

USS Edgar G. Chase (DE 16)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 16 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down14 Mar 1942 
Launched26 Sep 1942 
Commissioned20 Mar 1943 
End service16 Oct 1945 

Decommissioned 16 October 1945.
Stricken 1 November 1945.
Sold 18 March 1947 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Edgar G. Chase (DE 16)

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1John Joseph Morony, USNR20 Mar 194318 Aug 1943
2Lt. Cmdr. Frank William Auld, USNR18 Aug 194330 Jun 1944
3Lt.Cdr. Russell Victor Bradley, USNR30 Jun 194416 Oct 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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