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  YMS-51 Motor Mine Sweeper
USN
YMS-1
Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper

320 Tons
136' x 24' 6" x 6' 1"
3"/50 gun mount
2 x 20mm
two dct,
two dc 4 - 28m
Ship History
Built at Whitestone, NY during 1941.

Wartime History
Damaged by a Japanese mine on April 29, 1945 off Tarakan on Borneo.  The ship returned to the USA at the end of the war.

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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