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Breakhorn (AM 353)


Admirable Class Minesweeper: Laid down 18 September 1943 by the Willamette Iron and Steel Corp., Portland, OR; Launched 4 July 1944; Construction canceled 1 November 1945; Transferred to the Maritime Commission 21 October 1947; Sold for scrap 16 December 1947 to Zidell Explorations, Inc., of Portland, OR.

Specifications: Displacement 945 t.; Length 184' 6"; Beam 33'; Draft 9' 9"; Propulsion two 1,710shp Busch Sulzer 539 diesel engines, Farrel-Birmingham single reduction gear, two shafts.


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