USS Recruit (AM 285)
Minesweeper of the Admirable class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||General Engineering and Dry Dock Co. (Alameda, California, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||2 May 1942|
|Laid down||24 May 1943|
|Launched||11 Dec 1943|
|Commissioned||8 Nov 1944|
|End service||15 Aug 1946|
Decommissioned 15 August 1946 at Orange, Texas
Commands listed for USS Recruit (AM 285)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Chester Arthur Bowes, USNR||8 Nov 1944||18 Jan 1945|
|2||Claude L. Henley, USNR||18 Jan 1945||10 Jun 1945|
|3||Wade Oscar Hankinson, USNR||10 Jun 1945||8 Nov 1945|
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