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Eskadra 40-T [1936- ]

Squadron 40-T

     
Název:
Name:
Eskadra 40-T
Originální název:
Original Name:
Squadron 40-T
Datum vzniku:
Raised/Formed:
DD.09.1936
Předchůdce:
Predecessor:
-
Datum zániku:
Disbanded:
22.10.1940
Nástupce:
Successor:
-
Nadřízené velitelství:
Higher Command:
DD.09.1936-22.10.1940 Úřad náčelníka námořních operací
Dislokace:
Deployed:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR

Velitel:
Commander:
DD.MM.1936-DD.12.1937 Fairfield, Arthur P. ( )
DD.12.1937-DD.09.1939 Lackey, Henry E. ( )
DD.09.1939-22.10.1940 Courtney, Charles E. ( )
Náčelník štábu:
Chief of Staff:
DD.MM.RRRR-DD.MM.RRRR, ( )
Podřízené jednotky:
Subordinated Units:
Čestný název:
Honorary Name:
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Vyznamenání:
Decorations:
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Poznámka:
Note:
-
Zdroje:
Sources:
Morison, Samuel Eliot: History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: The Battle of the Atlantic, September 1939-May 1943, University of Illinois Press, 2001
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Esakdra 40-T was built as a temporary structure, which was off the coast of Spain at the time of the Spanish civil war to monitor the situation, to protect american interests and to evacuate american citizens. The squadron during its existence visited a variety of ports in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

The squadron consisted of:

  • light cruiser Raleigh (CL-7)
  • destroyer Kane (DD-235)
  • destroyer Hatfield (DD-231)
  • that cutter CGC Cayuga


Light cruiser Raleigh, which served as the flagship of the commander esakdry, at the end of April 1938 replaced the light cruiser Omaha (CL-4).




Sources:
Morison, Samuel Eliot: History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: The Battle of the Atlantic, September 1939-May 1943, University of Illinois Press, 2001
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