USS Kitkun Bay (CVE 71)
Escort carrier of the Casablanca class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Kaiser Shipbuilding Co. (Vancouver, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||17 Jul 1942|
|Laid down||3 May 1943|
|Launched||8 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||15 Dec 1943|
|End service||19 Apr 1946|
Decommissioned 19 April 1946.
Commands listed for USS Kitkun Bay (CVE 71)
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|1||T/Capt. John Perry Whitney, USN||15 Dec 1943||4 Nov 1944|
|2||T/Capt. Albert Handly, USN||4 Nov 1944||11 Aug 1945|
|3||T/Capt. John Francis Greenslade, USN||11 Aug 1945||28 Feb 1946|
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