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|204k||04 September 1943: Brooklyn, N.Y. - Starboard quarter view of USS Cooner (DE 172) at the New York Navy Yard, two weeks after being commissioned. The
ship was built at Federal Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp., Port Newark, N.J. She got underway from the Navy Yard at 07:05, anchored off Fort Lafayette in Lower New York Harbor at 08:05
and began receiving ammunition from the lighter Captain Jarvis.
(U.S. Naval Historical Center photo #L45-63.07.01 from the Naval History and Heritage Command)
Port Angeles, Wash.
|113k||September 1944||John Klar|
|165k||undated wartime images|
|145k||memorial photo by Liberty Picture Company 1945, belonging to John's stepfather, Carl Balus Jackson, S1C||John Sloan|
|View the USS Cooner (DE 172) DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command web site.|
|Cooner's Commanding Officers
Thanks to Wolfgang Hechler & Ron Reeves
|Dates of Command||Commanding Officers|
|1.) 21 Aug. 1943 - 17 Apr. 1944||Lcdr. John McCreery Stuart, USN (Comm. CO)|
|2.) 17 Apr. 1944 - 30 May 1945||Lcdr. Theodore L. Bergen, USNR|
|3.) 30 May 1945 - 24 Oct. 1945||Lcdr. Louis T. Hindenlang, USNR*|
|4.) 24 Oct. 1945 - 31 Oct. 1945||Lcdr. William H. Johnson, Jr., USNR|
|5.) 31 Oct. 1945 - 01 Jan. 1946||Lt. Harry L. Sears, USNR|
|6.) 01 Jan. 1946 - 01 Apr. 1946||Lt.(jg) Ray Budde, USNR (St. Louis, Mo.)|
|7.) 02 Apr. 1946 - 01 Jun. 1946||muster sheet unsigned|
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