Allied Warships

USS Fogg (DE 57)

Destroyer Escort of the Buckley class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassBuckley 
PennantDE 57 
Built byBethlehem Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered10 Jan 1942 
Laid down4 Dec 1942 
Launched20 Mar 1943 
Commissioned7 Jul 1943 
End service27 Oct 1947 
History

Decommissioned 27 October 1947.
Reclassified as DER-57 on 18 March 1949.
Reverted back to DE-57 28 October 1954.
Stricken 1 April 1965.
Sold 4 January 1966 and broken up for scrap.

 

Hit by U-boat
Damaged on 20 Dec 1944 by U-870 (Hechler).

U-boat AttackSee our U-boat attack entry for the USS Fogg

Commands listed for USS Fogg (DE 57)

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CommanderFromTo
1Charles Francis Adams, Jr., USNR7 Jul 194326 Jan 1944
2Frederick H. Martin, USNR26 Jan 194423 Aug 1945
3Edward P Parker, USNR23 Aug 19455 Sep 1945
4Edwin Ross Lozier, USNR5 Sep 194529 Oct 1945
5James Pollock Jamison, USN29 Oct 194525 Apr 1946

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Media links


Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.


The Buckley-Class Destroyer Escorts

Bruce Hampton Franklin


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