Allied Warships

USS Natoma Bay (CVE 62)

Escort carrier of the Casablanca class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeEscort carrier
PennantCVE 62 
Built byKaiser Shipbuilding Co. (Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered17 Jul 1942 
Laid down17 Jan 1943 
Launched20 Jul 1943 
Commissioned14 Oct 1943 
End service20 May 1946 

Decommissioned 20 May 1946.
Stricken 1 September 1958.
Sold on 30 July 1959 and scrapped in Japan in February 1960.


Commands listed for USS Natoma Bay (CVE 62)

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1T/Capt. Harold Letcher Meadow, USN14 Oct 19437 Aug 1944
2T/Capt. Albert Kellogg Morehouse, USN7 Aug 19441 Mar 1945
3T/Capt. Bromfield Bradford Nichol, USN1 Mar 194522 Mar 1946

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