US Cruisers List: Command Cruisers

Revised 18 July 1998
Version 1.11
Compiled and Maintained by: Andrew Toppan (

This list includes the so-called "command cruisers" - the Tactical Command Ships (CLC/CBC) and National Emergency Command Posts Afloat (CC). Because the histories of these ships are included in other lists on this site, we are only providing links to the histories here, rather than duplicating the information.

Tactical Command Ships

Northampton (CLC 1)

Hawaii (CBC 1)

National Emergency Command Posts Afloat (NECPA)

Northampton (CC 1)

Wright (CC 2)

Saipan (CC 3)

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