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NavSource Online: Amphibious Photo Archive


Patches contributed by Mike Smolinski

USS Rushmore (LSD-14)


Commanding Officers
01LCDR. Jansen, Elith A.3 July 1944 - 11 August 1945
02LCDR. Tobey, Clarence O.11 August 1945 - 14 December 1945
03CDR. Patrick, Willard T.14 December 1945 - 16 August 1946
  Decommissioned16 August 1946 - 21 September 1950
04CDR. Rhodemyre, John Lynn21 September 1950 - 8 October 1951
05CDR. Rosenberg, Marvin Irving8 October 1951 - 23 January 1952
06CDR. Mecklenburg, Herman John (Mecky)23 January 1952 - 22 July 1953
08CDR. Pond, Charles Ellsworth22 July 1953 - 16 September 1954
08CDR. Joerg III, Robert Conrad16 September 1954 - 14 October 1955
09CDR. Germershausen, Bernard Joseph14 October 1955 - 6 January 1958
10CDR. Palm, John Werner6 January 1958 - March 1959
11CDR. Lowe, Richard LymanMarch 1959 - 10 July 1960
12CDR. Cantwell Jr., Richard Andrew10 July 1960 - 1962
13CDR. Siebert, Richard (Rick)1962 - 1963
14CDR. Ady, Joseph Wesley1963 - 1964
15CDR. Witham Jr., Burton Brooks1964 - 23 December 1965
16CAPT. Burton, John Howard 23 December 1965 - 21 October 1966
17CDR. Carter, Robert Dalton 21 October 1966 - 1968
18CDR. Edwards Jr., Frederick Andrews1968 - 30September 1970
Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler and Ron Reeves

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