Allied Warships

USS Jacob Jones (ii) (DE 130)

Destroyer Escort of the Edsall class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDestroyer Escort
ClassEdsall 
PennantDE 130 
Built byConsolidated Steel Corp., Ltd. (Orange, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Ordered10 Jan 1942 
Laid down26 Jun 1942 
Launched29 Nov 1942 
Commissioned29 Apr 1943 
End service26 Jul 1946 
History

Decommissioned 26 July 1946.
Stricken 2 January 1971.
Sold 22 August 1973 and broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Jacob Jones (ii) (DE 130)

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CommanderFromTo
1Walton Beardslee Hinds, USNR29 Apr 19434 Sep 1943
2Stanley H. Johnson, USNR4 Sep 194312 Dec 1944
3Frank L. Sullivan, USNR12 Dec 194415 Mar 1945
4Gerard Henry Dericks, USNR15 Mar 1945

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