World War II Officers

Commissioned and warrant officers only
Last Name First Name Middle Name Service
Number
Rank &
Branch
Billet/Position
Event Date Comment
(E) Engineer
(MC) Medical Corps
(SC) Supply Corps
Alexander Joseph Kenneth 310136 Ensign Navigator
1943-10-9 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-9-7 Promoted from Boatswain (warrant officer)
Alexander William Henry 283284 Lieutenant (junior grade) Gunnery
1943-9-2 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-9-7 Promoted from Ensign
Auten Ralph Harold   Gunner (warrant officer) Assistant Gunnery
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-7-11 Commissioned from Chief Fire Controlman (CFC)
Baranger Walter Raymond 103214 Lieutenant Executive Officer
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-10-1 Promoted from Lieutenant (junior grade)
1944-3-11 Promoted to Executive Officer
1945-7-30 Detached
Beason Darrell E 323029 Ensign Electrical
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-11-4 Commissioned from Chief Electrician's Mate (CEM)
1944-12-11 Detached
Benoit Harry Jr. 282912 Lieutenant (junior grade) First Lieutenant
1943-9-27 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-9-7 Promoted from Ensign
1945-7-30 Promoted from Assistant Gunnery
Bevier Robert Louis 383414 Ensign Assistant Engineering
1944-8-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Brewster John L   Lieutenant (junior grade)  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-5-31 Promoted from Ensign
Brisini Patrick D   Lieutenant (junior grade)  
1945-9-1 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Callaway Hugh Carlton 333616 Ensign Supply
1944-8-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Carroll Chester Edward   Commander Commanding Officer
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-8-13 Detached
Dornin Marshall Edgar 63114 Commander Commanding Officer
1943-8-10 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-9-1 Promoted from Lieutenant Commander
1944-8-14 Detached
Gabbert John S C   Lieutenant Commander Executive Officer
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-5-31 Promoted from Lieutenant
1944-3-11 Detached to USS BELL (DD 587) as commanding officer
Hesselman James Harland 339599 Ensign Assistant First Lieutenant
1944-8-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Hill Henry P 151286 Lieutenant (junior grade) (SC) Supply officer
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-7-1 Promoted from Ensign
Hoffman Arthur V 355678 Ensign  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-6-1 Commissioned from Chief Yeoman (CY)
Ingalls Philip   323850 Lieutenant (junior grade) Sound
1944-8-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1945-1-1 Promoted from Ensign
Ingling Francis Walford 78696 Lieutenant Commander Commanding Officer
1944-8-11 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Kelly Arthur N   Lieutenant (junior grade) (MC) Doctor
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-12-4 Detached
Koster Willard George 224069 Lieutenant (junior grade) (E) Engineering
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-4-1 Promoted from Ensign (E)
Krimmel Blair   258930 Lieutenant (junior grade) Assistant First Lieutenant
1944-5-26 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1945-3-1 Promoted from Ensign
Lassell Donald Leonard 165652 Lieutenant Executive Officer
1944-9-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1945-7-30 Promoted from First Lieutenant
Low Robert A   Lieutenant  
1943-5-14 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-10-1 Promoted from Lieutenant (junior grade)
1943-10-10 Detached
Magill Stephen Edward 206656 Lieutenant (junior grade) Communications
1943-5-6 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-1-1 Promoted from Ensign
Melby Charles Beach 189024 Lieutenant (junior grade) Torpedo & Combat Information Center
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-3-1 Promoted from Ensign
Merryman Jack     Ensign  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Miller Gustavus Simmons Jr. 338176 Ensign Assistant Engineering
1944-5-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Miller Kenneth W 123297 Lieutenant First Lieutenant
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-10-1 Promoted from Lieutenant (junior grade)
Mrazek Charles   244461 Lieutenant (MC) Medical
1943-12-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Murdock John E Jr. 447756 Ensign Assistant to Executive Officer
1945-8-31 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Nehring Richard C 186105 Lieutenant (junior grade) Assistant First Lieutenant
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-3-1 Promoted from Ensign
Schmidt Lee Edward 258096 Lieutenant Assistant Gunnery
1944-8-4 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Short John H 440745 Ensign Assistant Engineering
1945-9-9 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Spikes William J   Lieutenant (junior grade)  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-1-1 Promoted from Ensign
Sternberg Vernon A   Ensign  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1943-5-5 Commissioned from Pharmacist's Mate 3rd Class (PhM3c)
Stevenson Fred Wilkerson 271372 Lieutenant (junior grade) Assistant Torpedo
1944-8-5 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Tremper Edward M   Lieutenant  
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
Vincent Henry Botsford 91047 Lieutenant (junior grade) (E) Engineering
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-4-1 Promoted from Ensign (E)
1945-3-31 Detached
Winkworth Ralph Cameron 186142 Lieutenant (junior grade) Communications
1943-4-23 Reported aboard USS Abbot
1944-3-1 Promoted from Ensign
1945-6-11 Detached