Allied Warships

USS Lofberg (DD 759)

Destroyer of the Allen M. Sumner class

NavyThe US Navy
ClassAllen M. Sumner 
PennantDD 759 
Built byBethlehem Steel Corp., (San Francisco, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 Aug 1942 
Laid down4 Nov 1943 
Launched11 Aug 1944 
Commissioned26 Apr 1945 
End service15 Jan 1971 

Decommissioned 15 January 1971.
Stricken 1 February 1973.
Transferred to Taiwan 6 May 1974 and cannibalized for spare parts.


Commands listed for USS Lofberg (DD 759)

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1T/Cdr. Robert Oakley Beer, USN26 Apr 194518 Nov 1945

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Destroyers of World War Two

Whitley, M. J.

U.S. Destroyers

Friedman, Norman

United States Destroyer Operations In World War II.

Roscoe, Theodore

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