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USS Pocono (LCC-16)
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USS Pocono (AGC-16) (1945 - 1969)


Commanding Officers
01CAPT. Sailor, Hobart Andrew12 December 1945 - 3 September 1946
02CAPT. Briggs, Harold Melvin03 September 1946 - 13 November .11.1947
03CAPT. Demarest, Harold Raymond13 November 1947 - 9 February 1949
04CAPT. Pohl, Harold John9 February 1949 - 11 April 1949
05CDR. Hollingsworth, Albert Francis11 April 1949 - 29 June 1949
 Decommissioned29 June 1949 - 18 August 1951
06CAPT. Hull, Robert Vance18 August 1951 - 8 July 1952
07CAPT. Johnson, Paul Fisher :RADM8 July 1952 - 7 August 1953
08CAPT. Webster, John Alden7 August 1953 - 4 August 1954
09CAPT. Steffen, E. C.4 August 1954 - 9 January 1955
10CAPT. Small, Selden C.9 January 1955 - 9 June 1956
11CAPT. Dropp, Anthony Henry9 June 1956 - 5 May 1957
12CAPT. Smith, Charles Hubert :RADM5 May 1957 - 7 May 1958
13CAPT. Thompson Jr., Raymond Webb7 May 1958 - 20 February 1959
14CDR. Conner, Terrell Hoyt Woodward, USN (37)1959 - 1959
15CAPT. Loyall, Julius Arthur20 February 1959 - 26 March 1960
16CAPT. Linehan, Joseph David26 March 1960 - 17 March 1961
17CAPT. Reed, John W. (Jake)17 March 1961 - 17 February 1962
18CAPT. Gentry, William Wayne17 February 1962 - 22 May 1963
19CAPT. Carlson, Ralph Bager 22 May 1963 - 25 August 1964
20CAPT. Lee, Florn Lamar25 August 1964 - 18 May 1965
21CAPT. Vitucci, Vito Louis18 May 1965 - 1 August 1966
22CAPT. Dyar Jr., Joseph E.1 August 1966 - 28 July 1967
23CAPT. Barkley, Paul Henry, USN28 July 1967 - 10 January 1969
24CAPT. Vaught, William J.10 January 1969 - 9 January 1970
25CAPT. Riley Jr., James D.9 January 1970 - 16 January 1971
26CAPT. Hancock, David L.16 January 1971 - 25 June 1971
Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves

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