USS Benham (ii) (DD 796)
Destroyer of the Fletcher class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||14 Jun 1942|
|Laid down||3 Apr 1943|
|Launched||30 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||20 Dec 1943|
|End service||15 Dec 1960|
Decommissioned 18 October 1946.
Commands listed for USS Benham (ii) (DD 796)
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|1||Cdr. Erle Van Emburgh Dennet, USN||20 Dec 1943||12 May 1944|
|2||Frederic Seward Keeler, USN||12 May 1944||3 Jun 1945|
|3||William Lindsay Poindexter, USN||3 Jun 1945||1 Sep 1946|
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