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(later CVL-22)

Commanding Officers
Captain George Richardson Fairlamb, Jr. USNA 1917 14 January 1943 - 27 September 1943  
Captain Rudolph Lincoln Johnson USNA 1922 27 September 1943 - 26 July 1944 RADM
Captain Edward Coyle Ewen USNA 1921B 26 July 1944 - 11 February 1945 VADM
Captain Nolan Martin Kindell USNR 1918 11 February 1945 - 28 August 1946 RADM

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