Allied Warships

USS PCE-872 (PCE-872)

Patrol craft of the Patrol Craft Escort class

NavyThe US Navy
TypePatrol craft
ClassPatrol Craft Escort 
Built byAlbina Engine & Machine Works (Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.) 
Ordered7 May 1942 
Laid down30 Jan 1943 
Launched24 Mar 1943 
Commissioned29 Nov 1943 
End service 

Transferred to Cuba on 20 November 1947 being renamed Caribe


Commands listed for USS PCE-872 (PCE-872)

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1Lt. Norman F. Baldwin, USNR29 Nov 1943mid 1944
2T. H. Moyer, Jr., USNRmid 1944late 1944
3T. S. Clock, USNRlate 1944mid 1945
4Lt. John James Connell, USNRmid 1945

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