Wendell Gray Switzer, USN
|Born||30 Sep 1898|
Warship Commands listed for Wendell Gray Switzer, USN
|USS Tangier (AV 8)||T/Capt.||Seaplane tender||1 Sep 1942||27 Aug 1943|
|USS Tripoli (CVE 64)||T/Capt.||Escort carrier||31 Oct 1943||20 Jul 1944|
|USS Wasp (ii) (CV 18)||T/Capt.||Aircraft Carrier||7 Jun 1945||4 Mar 1946|
Last command was Jacksonville Air Station Florida. Retired 1959 after a 39 year career.
Events related to this officer
Escort carrier USS Tripoli (CVE 64)
6 Nov 1943
Originally named DIDRICKSON BAY, the ship was renamed TRIPOLI on November 6, 1943 (1)
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