Allied Warships

USS Adroit (AM 82)

Minesweeper of the Adroit class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAM 82 
Built byCommercial Iron Works (Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down31 Jul 1941 
Launched21 Feb 1942 
Commissioned28 Jul 1942 
End service14 Dec 1945 

Reclassified as patrol craft PC-1586 on 1 June 1944
Decommissioned on 14 December 1945
Stricken on 8 January 1946


Commands listed for USS Adroit (AM 82)

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1Edwin George Benis, USN28 Jul 1942late 42 ?
2Edgar Allan Loew, USNRlate 42 ?17 Sep 1943
3William David White, USNR17 Sep 194331 May 1944
4Lawrence Max, USNR31 May 1944Nov 1944
5Lynn H. Hutchens, USNRNov 1944Mar 1945
6George P. Lauinger, USNRMar 1945

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