USS Langley (CVL 27)
Light fleet carrier of the Independence class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Type||Light fleet carrier|
|Built by||New York Shipbuilding Corp. (Camden, New Jersey, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||9 Sep 1940|
|Laid down||11 Apr 1942|
|Launched||22 May 1943|
|Commissioned||31 Aug 1943|
|End service||11 Feb 1947|
Decommissioned 11 February 1947.
|Former name||Crown Point (CL-85)|
Commands listed for USS Langley (CVL 27)
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|1||Capt. Wallace Myron Dillon, USN||15 Jul 1943||27 Sep 1944|
|2||T/Capt. John Fred Wegforth, USN||27 Sep 1944||10 Aug 1945|
|3||T/Capt. Herbert Edward Regan, USN||10 Aug 1945||15 Jan 1946|
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