USS Kankakee (AO 39)
Oiler of the Kennebec class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Sparrows Point, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||Sep 1941|
|Launched||24 Jan 1942|
|Commissioned||4 May 1942|
Acquired by the USN on 31 March 1942
Commands listed for USS Kankakee (AO 39)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Cdr. William Harold Mays, USN||4 May 1942||8 Oct 1943|
|2||T/Cdr. Andrew Milton Harvey, USN||8 Oct 1943||10 Dec 1943|
|3||T/Capt. Edwin Vernon Raines, USN||10 Dec 1943||2 Nov 1944|
|4||William George Frundt, USNR||2 Nov 1944||14 Oct 1945|
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