Allied Warships

USS Fair (DE 35)

Destroyer Escort of the Evarts class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
PennantDE 35 
Built byMare Island Navy Yard (Vallejo, California, U.S.A.) 
Laid down24 Feb 1943 
Launched27 Jul 1943 
Commissioned23 Oct 1943 
End service17 Nov 1945 

Decommissioned 17 November 1945.
Stricken 28 November 1945.
Transfered to the Army on 20 May 1947, returned to the U.S.N. in 1948.
Sold in 1949 and broken up for scrap.


Commands listed for USS Fair (DE 35)

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1Lt Douglas Schocke Crocker, USNR23 Oct 19434 Jul 1944
2Lt. William Estes Biggerstaff, USNR4 Jul 194429 May 1945
3Robert Bosworth Silleck, USNR29 May 19453 Oct 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

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