Sea Weapons

Escort Carrier

Casablanca

USS Cape Esperance (CVE-88)

Preceded by:

Sangamon (1942)

Succeeded by:

Commencement Bay (1944)

Registry

Ship Code Builder Laid Launch Comm Decomm Fate
Casablanca ACV-55 Kaiser03/11/4205/04/4308/07/4310/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Liscombe Bay CVE-56 Kaiser09/12/4219/04/4307/08/4324/11/43 Loss by submarine
Coral Sea / Anzio CVE-57 Kaiser12/12/4201/05/4327/08/4305/08/46Sold/Scrapped
Corregidor CVE-58 Kaiser17/12/4212/05/4331/08/4304/09/58Sold/Scrapped
Mission Bay CVE-59 Kaiser28/12/4226/05/4313/09/4301/09/58Sold/Scrapped
Guadalcanal CVE-60 Kaiser05/01/4305/06/4325/09/4315/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Manila Bay CVE-61 Kaiser15/01/4310/07/4305/10/4331/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Natoma Bay CVE-62 Kaiser17/01/4320/07/4314/10/4320/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Midway / St. Lo CVE-63 Kaiser23/01/4317/08/4323/10/4325/10/44
Didrickson Bay / Tripoli CVE-64 Kaiser01/02/4302/09/4331/10/4325/11/58Sold/Scrapped
Wake Island CVE-65 Kaiser06/02/4315/09/4307/11/4305/04/46Sold/Scrapped
White Plains CVE-66 Kaiser11/02/4327/09/4315/11/4310/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Solomons CVE-67 Kaiser19/03/4306/10/4321/11/4315/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Kalinin Bay CVE-68 Kaiser26/04/4315/10/4327/11/4315/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Kasaan Bay CVE-69 Kaiser11/05/4324/10/4304/12/4306/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Fanshaw Bay CVE-70 Kaiser18/05/4301/11/4309/12/4314/08/46Sold/Scrapped
Kitkun Bay CVE-71 Kaiser31/05/4308/11/4315/12/4319/04/46Sold/Scrapped
Tulagi CVE-72 Kaiser07/06/4315/11/4321/12/4330/04/46Struck
Gambier Bay CVE-73 Kaiser10/07/4322/11/4328/12/4325/10/44 Loss by surface ship
Nehenta Bay CVE-74 Kaiser20/07/4328/11/4303/01/4415/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Hoggatt Bay CVE-75 Kaiser17/08/4304/12/4311/01/4420/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Kadashan Bay CVE-76 Kaiser02/09/4311/12/4318/01/4414/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Marcus Island CVE-77 Kaiser15/09/4316/12/4326/01/4412/12/46Sold/Scrapped
Savo Island CVE-78 Kaiser27/09/4322/12/4303/02/4412/12/46Sold/Scrapped
Ommaney Bay CVE-79 Kaiser06/10/4329/12/4311/02/4404/01/45
Petrof Bay CVE-80 Kaiser15/10/4305/01/4418/02/4431/07/55Sold/Scrapped
Rudyerd Bay CVE-81 Kaiser24/10/4312/01/4425/02/4411/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Saginaw Bay CVE-82 Kaiser01/11/4319/01/4402/03/4419/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Sargent Bay CVE-83 Kaiser08/11/4331/01/4409/03/4423/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Shamrock Bay CVE-84 Kaiser15/11/4304/02/4415/03/4406/07/46Sold/Scrapped
Shipley Bay CVE-85 Kaiser22/11/4312/02/4421/03/4428/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Sitkoh Bay CVE-86 Kaiser23/11/4319/02/4428/03/4427/07/54Sold/Scrapped
Steamer Bay CVE-87 Kaiser04/12/4326/02/4404/04/4404/02/46Sold/Scrapped
Cape Esperance CVE-88 Kaiser11/12/4303/03/4409/04/4415/01/59Sold/Scrapped
Takanis Bay CVE-89 Kaiser16/12/4310/03/4415/04/4418/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Thetis Bay CVE-90 Kaiser22/12/4316/03/4421/04/4401/03/64Sold/Scrapped
Makassar Strait CVE-91 Kaiser29/12/4322/03/4429/04/4409/08/46Sold/Scrapped
Windham Bay CVE-92 Kaiser05/01/4429/03/4403/05/4415/01/59Sold/Scrapped
Makin Island CVE-93 Kaiser12/01/4405/04/4409/05/4419/04/46Sold/Scrapped
Lunga Point CVE-94 Kaiser19/01/4411/04/4414/05/4424/10/46Sold/Scrapped
Bismarck Sea CVE-95 Kaiser31/01/4417/04/4420/05/4421/02/45
Salamaua CVE-96 Kaiser04/02/4422/04/4426/05/4409/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Hollandia CVE-97 Kaiser12/02/4428/04/4401/06/4417/01/47Sold/Scrapped
Kwajalein CVE-98 Kaiser19/02/4404/05/4407/06/4416/08/46Sold/Scrapped
Admiralty Islands CVE-99 Kaiser26/02/4410/05/4413/06/4426/04/46Sold/Scrapped
Bougainville CVE-100 Kaiser03/03/4416/05/4418/06/4403/11/46Sold/Scrapped
Matanikau CVE-101 Kaiser10/03/4422/05/4424/06/4411/10/46Sold/Scrapped
Attu CVE-102 Kaiser16/03/4427/05/4430/06/4408/06/46Sold/Scrapped
Roi CVE-103 Kaiser22/03/4402/06/4406/07/4409/05/46Sold/Scrapped
Munda CVE-104 Kaiser29/03/4408/06/4408/07/4424/04/46Sold/Scrapped

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