USS ROBERT A OWENS    DD 827
OUR HISTORY
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Ordered as DD  
Bath Iron Works
6 June 1943
Keel Laid
Bath Iron Works
29 Oct 1945
Launched
Bath Iron Works
15 July 1946
CDR. Parke *
Oct. 62
 
CDR. Parke
  Jan.64
LCDR. Carter
Jan 64
July 64
Lcdr. Scott
July 64
Sep 64
CDR. Bennett
Sep 64
Feb 66
CDR. Martin *
Feb 66
Mar 68
CDR. Ackerman
Mar 68
Dec 69
CDR. Bradford *
Dec 69
Aug 71
CDR. Peterson *
Aug 71
Jan 73
CDR. Hart *
Jan 73
July 74
CDR. Hart
   
CDR. Keough *
July 74
July 76
CDR. Seeley
July 76
Oct 78
CDR. Crigler *
Oct 78
July 81
CDR. Stoakes *
July 81
Feb 82
Mar. 51
May 51
MED
     
Sept 53
Feb 54
MED
May 55
Aug 55
MED
may 57
Aug 57
MED
Sept 57
Oct 57
N. Europe
Jun 61
Aug. 61
MED
Feb 62
Jun 62
N.Europe
Jun 63
Oct 63
Med & Indian
Reordered as DDK
Bath Iron Works
28 Jon 1948
Launched
  15 July 1946
Commissioned
Boston Navy Yard
5 Nov 1949
Reclassified as DDE
  4 Mar 1950
LCDR Ady
May 52
Jun 52
CDR. Dawson
June 52
Oct 53
CDR. English *
Oct 53
Nov 55
Sponsor:  Miss  Patricia Hannegan of St. Louis , Mo.
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CDR. Carroll
Apr. 51
May 52
CDR. Wheeler *
Nov.49
Apr. 51
Converted to 3"/70 Gun Ship                  1 Oct 1956
CDR. Miller
Nov.55
 
CDR. Miller
   
CDR. Miller
  Oct,57
CDR. Spore *
Oct. 57
Feb 59
CDR. Holter
Feb. 59
Oct. 60
LCDR. Ansel
Oct. 60
Dec.60
CDR. Johnson *
Dec.60
Oct.62
COMMANDING OFFICER
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reclassified DD. FRAM 1 begins              23 Dec 1963
               Completed                    15 Nov 1964
Nov 65
Mar 66
Med, Indian & 1st Eq
 
Jan 67
May 67
MED
 
Sep 68
Jan 69
MED
 
May 70
Nov 70
MED
 
Dec 71
Jun 72
MED
 
Transferred to Naval Reserve Force       1 Jan. 1973
Oct 73
Dec 73
S. America & 2nd Eq
 
       
Aug 78
Sep 78
Great Lakes
 
Jun 80
Aug 80
Great Lakes
 
Decommissioned and transferred to the Turkish Navy as  TCG Alcetepe  D346   1982
Removed from service in Turkish Navy                                                                      1998
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