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|263k||July 1944: the Atlantic Ocean - USS Ira Jeffery (DE 63) on training exercises off Montauk Point, New York. Picture is from the National Archives and was taken by an aircraft from NAS New York at a height of 300 feet.||Everett N. Schrader|
|120k||July 1944: the Atlantic Ocean - Taken off Montauk Point, Long Island by an aircraft from NAS New York.|
|0k||A video I made in honor of my father, S1c Charles Kopcho, using his yearbook from Ira Jeffery during WWII.
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|Charles J. Kopcho|
|Ira Jeffery History|
|View the USS Ira Jeffery (DE 63) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|View the official War History of USS Ira Jeffery as submitted by the ship at war's end.|
|Ira Jeffery's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 15 Aug. 1943 - 10 Feb. 1944||Lcdr. Robert Atwood Fitch (Comm. CO)|
|2.) 10 Feb. 1944 - 02 May 1944||Lt. George Reginald Cassels-Smith, USNR (hospitalized)|
|3.) 02 May 1944 - 30 May 1944||Lcdr. Alexander Marvin White, USNR (temporary assignment)|
|4.) 30 May 1944 - 12 Oct. 1944||Lcdr. George Reginald Cassels-Smith, USNR|
|5.) 12 Oct. 1944 - 15 Nov. 1945||Lcdr. William Henry Doheny, USNR|
|6.) 15 Nov. 1945 - 30 Jan. 1946||Lt. Wayne Thomas Ash, USNR|
|7.) 30 Jan. 1946 - 18 Jun. 1946||Lt.(jg) Alexander Niblock (Decomm. CO)|
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