Allied Warships

USS Engstrom (DE 50)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 50 
Built byPhiladelphia Navy Yard (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Laid down4 Jan 1942 
Launched24 Jul 1942 
Commissioned21 Jun 1943 
End service19 Dec 1945 

Decommissioned 19 December 1945.
Stricken 8 January 1946.
Sold 26 December 1946 and broken up.


Commands listed for USS Engstrom (DE 50)

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1Donald Albert Nienstedt, USNR21 Jun 194324 Jan 1944
2Lt. James Vandozee Brown, USNR24 Jan 1944Feb 1945
3Donald W. McCoy, USNRFeb 194519 Dec 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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