Allied Warships

USS Cumberland Sound (AV 17)

Seaplane tender of the Kenneth Whiting class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSeaplane tender
ClassKenneth Whiting 
PennantAV 17 
Built byTodd-Pacific Shipyards, Inc. (Tacoma, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered9 Sep 1942 
Laid down25 Aug 1943 
Launched23 Feb 1944 
Commissioned21 Aug 1944 
End service27 May 1947 

Decommissioned on 27 May 1947
Stricken on 1 July 1961
Sold to be broken up for scrap in April 1962


Commands listed for USS Cumberland Sound (AV 17)

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1T/Capt. Etheridge Grant, USN21 Aug 19442 Nov 1945 (1)

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