USS Newport (PF-27)
Frigate of the Tacoma class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Walter Butler Shipbuilding Co. (Superior, Wisconsin, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||8 Dec 1942|
|Laid down||5 Jun 1943|
|Launched||15 Aug 1943|
|Commissioned||8 Sep 1944|
|End service||30 Apr 1952|
Decommissioned 9 September 1945 at Cold Harbor, Alaska; Transferred to the USSR on 10 September 1945.
Commands listed for USS Newport (PF-27)
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|1||George I Holt, USCGR||8 Sep 1944|
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