Allied Warships

USS Craven (DD 382)

Destroyer of the Gridley class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantDD 382 
Built byBethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Laid down3 Jun 1935 
Launched25 Feb 1937 
Commissioned2 Sep 1937 
End service18 Apr 1946 

Decommissioned 18 April 1946.
Stricken 25 February 1947.
Sold 2 October 1947 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Craven (DD 382)

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1Lt.Cdr. Mead Saltonstall Pearson, USN15 Jun 1939Jul 1940
2Charles Fenton Mercer Spotswood Quimby, USNJul 194019 Dec 1941
3Lt.Cdr. Allen Philip Calvert, USN19 Dec 194119 Dec 1942
4T/Cdr. Francis Thomas Williamson, USN19 Dec 194216 Nov 1943
5T/Lt.Cdr. Raymond Lester Fulton, USN16 Nov 19431 Feb 1945
6Robert Edward Sinnott, USN1 Feb 194518 Apr 1946

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Media links

Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

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