USS Harry E. Hubbard (DD 748)
Destroyer of the Allen M. Sumner class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Class||Allen M. Sumner|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Staten Island, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||7 Aug 1942|
|Laid down||30 Oct 1943|
|Launched||25 Mar 1944|
|Commissioned||22 Jul 1944|
Decommissioned in 1969.
Commands listed for USS Harry E. Hubbard (DD 748)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||T/Cdr. Leonard William Bailey, USN||22 Jul 1944||11 Jan 1945|
|2||T/Cdr. Arthur Montgomery Purdy, USN||11 Jan 1945||15 Jan 1946|
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Notable events involving Harry E. Hubbard include:
16 Jan 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr Arthur Montgomery Purdy) departed from Norfolk bound for the Pacific.
24 Jan 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr A. M. Purdy) transits the Panama Canal.
4 Feb 1945
USS Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) arrived at San Diego.
7 Feb 1945
USS Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) departed from San Diego bound for Pearl Harbor.
15 Feb 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) arrived at Pearl Harbor.
17 Apr 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) departed from Pearl Harbor bound for Ulithi.
28 Apr 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) arrived at Ulithi.
8 May 1945
USS Harry E. Hubbard (Cdr A.W. Purdy) arrived off Okinawa.
- War diary USS Harry E. Hubbard for March 1945
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