Allied Warships

USS PC-579 (PC-579)

Patrol craft of the PC-461 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypePatrol craft
Built byAlbina Engine & Machine Works (Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.) 
Ordered20 Sep 1941 
Laid down5 Jan 1942 
Launched29 Apr 1942 
Commissioned25 Aug 1942 
End service17 Dec 1955 

Decommissioned on 17 December 1955
Stricken 1 July 1960


Commands listed for USS PC-579 (PC-579)

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1Ralph P Walker, USNR25 Aug 1942Late 1942
2Grinnell Morris, USNRLate 1942Mid 1943
3Lt Fletcher Seymour, USNRMid 1943Early 1944
4Ralph L Biggs, USNREarly 1944Early 1945
5Henry O Dyck, Jr., USNREarly 1945Mid 1945
6Edwin S Small, USNRMid 1945Early 1946

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