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|436k||1944: An overhead starboard view of USS Dale W. Peterson (DE 337) early in her career, as evidenced by her as commissioned Measure 22 camouflage scheme.
(U.S. Navy photo)
Port Angeles, Wash.
|155k||July 1944: Lcdr A.A. Hero, CO of the destroyer escort USS Dale W. Peterson (DE 337) at Naples, Italy.
(Photograph taken by RT1c Herbert Meyerson)
England, United Kingdom
|136k||January 1945: Casco Bay, Me. - Officers "at the helm" of the destroyer escort USS Dale W. Peterson at Casco Bay while on "Shakedown Cruise".
The officers are from L to R: A. A. Hero, Albert S. Bigelow, and Exec Officer Bower.|
(Photograph taken by RT1c Herbert Meyerson while assigned to the DE 337)
|48k||September 1945: entering San Diego Harbor||LeRoy W. Robbins|
|Dale W. Peterson History|
|View the USS Dale W. Peterson (DE 337) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|Dale W. Peterson's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 17 Feb. 1944 - 05 Feb. 1945||Lcdr. Alvin Anthony Hero, USNR (Comm. CO)|
|2.) 05 Feb. 1945 – 28 Sep. 1945||Lcdr. Albert S. Bigelow, USNR|
|3.) 28 Sep. 1945 - .. .... 1946||Lcdr. William L. Vaughn, USNR|
|4.) .. .... 1946 – 27 Mar. 1946||Lt.(jg) Carl E. Radcliffe, USN (Decomm. CO)|
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