USS Holder (DE-401)

Casualty List

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Navy USN
Pennant DE 401 
Built by Brown Shipbuilding Co. (Houston, Texas, U.S.A.) 
Laid down 6 Oct 1943 
Launched 27 Nov 1943 
Commissioned 18 Jan 1944 
Lost 11 Apr 1944 
Damaged position  3703'N, 0358'E. about 35 nautical miles north-east of Algiers,
History  
  USS Holder (Lt.Cdr. Winthrop P. Buck, USNR) was irrepairably damaged by German torpedo aircraft  17 of the crew were killed and 12 wounded
Stricken 23 September 1944.
Parts used to repair USS Menges (DE 320).
Hulk sold on 20 June 1947 and broken up for scrap.