USS Breckinridge (DD 148)
Destroyer of the Wickes class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||William Cramp and Sons (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||11 Mar 1918|
|Launched||17 Aug 1918|
|Commissioned||27 Feb 1919|
|End service||30 Nov 1945|
Decommissioned at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 30 June 1922
Commands listed for USS Breckinridge (DD 148)
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|1||Cdr. Fred Durrel Kirtland, USN||4 Oct 1939||18 Dec 1940|
|2||Lt.Cdr. John Daniel Hayes, USN||18 Dec 1940||15 Oct 1941|
|3||Lt. Carl Malcolm Dalton, USN||15 Oct 1941||28 May 1942|
|4||Lt. Frank Robert Arnold, USN||28 May 1942||18 May 1944|
|5||William J. van Meter, Jr., USN||18 May 1944||1 Jul 1945|
|6||Lt. George C Cunningham, Jr., USNR||1 Jul 1945||30 Nov 1945|
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