Allied Warships

USS San Juan (CL 54)

Anti-aircraft cruiser of the Atlanta class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeAnti-aircraft cruiser
PennantCL 54 
Built byBethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 Apr 1939 
Laid down15 May 1940 
Launched6 Sep 1941 
Commissioned28 Feb 1942 
End service8 Nov 1946 

Decommissioned 8 November 1946.
Stricken 1 March 1959.
Sold 31 October 1961 and scrapped in 1962.


Commands listed for USS San Juan (CL 54)

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1Capt. James Edward Maher, USN28 Feb 194224 Apr 1943
2Capt. Guy Wheeler Clark, USN24 Apr 194329 Jun 1944
3T/Capt. Jerome Francis Donovan, Jr., USN29 Jun 194410 Mar 1945
4T/Capt. George Henry Bahm, USN10 Mar 1945Nov 1945 (1)
5Capt. Francis Xavier Reagan, USNNov 194512 Jan 1946

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