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|76k||Kreigsmarine oiler Dithmarschen in Bremerhaven after May 1945. Ex-KMS Dithmarschen was brought to the United States and commissioned USS Conecuh (AO-110) in 1946.||John Chiquoine|
|25k||Dithmarschen (IX-301) under way in 1946.||Gunter Krebs|
|89k||USS Conecuh (AO-110) under way in October 1946||Larry Bohn|
|97k||USS Conecuh (AOR-110) at anchor in 1953, location unknown.
US Navy photo.
|118k||USS Conecuh (AOR-110) under way in March 1954, location unknown. Conecuh demonstrated the
feasibility of providing underway replenishment while simultaneously transferring fuel via the span-wire method.
Here she passes a pallet load of 5-inch ammunition.
US Navy photo courtesy Rear Adm. Mason Freeman, USN (Ret.)
US National Archives photo # 80-N-678091
|302k||USS Conecuh (AOR-110) photographed in 1953-1956. She was originally the German navy replenishment oiler
Dithmarschen, built 1938.
US National Archives photo #'s 80-N-678091, 80-N-6780902 and 80-N-678903 US Navy photos now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|US Naval History and Heritage Command|
US National Archives photo # 80-N-678092
US National Archives photo # 80-N-678093
|01||CAPT. Maddox, Adolph Wilhelm USNR||2 May 1946 - 1 October 1946||(In Service) Dithmarschen (IX-301)|
|01||CAPT. Maddox, Adolph Wilhelm USNR)||1 October 1946 - 24 October 1946||(Out of Service) Dithmarschen (IX-301)|
|Out of Service||24 October 1946 - 16 February 1953||02||CDR. Freeman, Mason Behr, USN (USNA 1935)||16 February 1953 - 3 June 1953||Conecuh (AO-110)|
|03||CAPT. Hay, Richard Ross, USN (USNA 1931)||3 June 1953 - 10 January 1956||Conecuh (AOR-110)|
|04||LCDR. Hostinsky, John Louis, USN||10 January 1956 - 3 March 1956||Conecuh (AOR-110)|
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