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|338k||01 December 1943: Bremerton, Wash. - Mitchell underway in Puget Sound.||Ed Zajkowski|
|126k||02 August 1945: the South Pacific - USS Mitchell seen in utility and ferry duty in the main fleet train formation TF30.8. Later that day she would escort
USS Escalante (AO 70) and USS Thetis Bay (CVE 90) back to Ulithi to relay another load. Here,
USS Platte (AO 24) is topping off from Escalante.
(Life Magazine Photo by George Silk, aboard USS Thetis Bay)
West Chester, Pa.
|View the USS Mitchell (DE 43) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|View a short article on the design and development of the Evarts Class DE submitted by Bob Sables.|
|View the official War History of USS Mitchell as submitted by the ship at war's end.|
|Mitchell's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 17 Nov. 1943 - 13 May 1944||Lcdr. Martin Herman Erdahl, USNR (Comm. CO)|
|2.) 13 May 1944 - 29 Dec. 1945||Lcdr. James Kenneth Carpenter, USNR (Decomm. CO)|
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