Allied Warships

USS Edward C. Daly (DE 17)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 17 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down1 Apr 1942 
Launched21 Oct 1942 
Commissioned3 Apr 1943 
End service20 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 20 December 1945.
Stricken 8 January 1946.
Sold 8 January 1947 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Edward C. Daly (DE 17)

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1George Ambrose Parkinson, USNR3 Apr 194317 Jun 1943
2Lt. Alvin Paul Chester, USNR17 Jun 194327 Nov 1943
3Albert Philip Merrill, USNR27 Nov 194312 Feb 1945
4Lt.Cdr. Gordon Robert Deits, USNR12 Feb 194520 Dec 1945

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