USS Pocomoke (AV 9)
Seaplane tender of the Tangier class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Moore Dry Dock Co. (Oakland, California, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||14 Aug 1939|
|Launched||8 Jun 1940|
|Commissioned||18 Jul 1941|
|End service||10 Jul 1946|
Acquired by the USN on 16 October 1940
Commands listed for USS Pocomoke (AV 9)
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|1||Cdr. Thomas Lamison Sprague, USN||18 Jul 1941||9 Feb 1942|
|2||Cdr. Lester Thomas Hundt, USN||9 Feb 1942||26 Apr 1942 (1)|
|3||Cdr. Nolan Martin Kindell, USN||26 Apr 1942||12 May 1943|
|4||T/Capt. Curtis Stanton Smiley, USN||12 May 1943||3 Jan 1944|
|5||T/Capt. Edward Loomis Brady Weimer, USN||3 Jan 1944||7 May 1945|
|6||Lt.Cdr. Frank Monroe Hammitt, USN||7 May 1945|
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