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USS Curtis W. Howard (DE-752)

For ships named USS Howard, see USS Howard.

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USS Curtis W. Howard (DE-752) was a United States Navy [[Cannon class destroyer escort #REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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DE-752 was laid down by the Western Pipe and Steel Company at San Pedro, California, on 18 August 1943 and named USS Curtis W. Howard (DE-752) on 3 September 1943. She was launched on 26 March 1944, sponsored by Mrs. Prudence W. Wohleb, the mother of the ship‍ '​s namesake, Lieutenant, junior grade, Curtis W. Howard.

Before Curtis W. Howard could be completed, her construction was suspended on 6 June 1944 and cancelled on 1 September 1944. The incomplete ship was scrapped.

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