Allied Warships

USS Pavlic (APD 70)

High speed transport of the Charles Lawrence class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeHigh speed transport
ClassCharles Lawrence 
PennantAPD 70 
Built byDravo Corp. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Laid down21 Sep 1943 
Launched10 Dec 1943 
Commissioned29 Dec 1944 
End service15 Nov 1946 

Laid down as the Buckley class destroyer escort USS Pavlic(DE 669).
Redisignated APD 70 on 27 June 1944.
Decommissioned 15 November 1946.
Stricken 1 April 1967.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 1 July 1968.


Commands listed for USS Pavlic (APD 70)

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1Lt.Cdr. Charles Vernon Allen, USNR29 Dec 194431 Oct 1945
2Conrad Warner Keeley, USNR31 Oct 194531 Dec 1945
3Thomas Andrew Melusky, USNR31 Dec 194515 Nov 1946

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