Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.

NavSource Online: Mine Warfare Vessel Photo Archive

Assertive (AMc 65)

Call sign:
November - Bravo - Sierra - Hotel

Accentor Class Coastal Minesweeper: Laid down 5 April 1941 as AMc-65 by the Bristol Yacht Building Co., South Bristol, ME; Named Avenge 17 May 1941; Renamed Assertive 23 May 1941; Launched, 19 November 1941; Placed in service as USS Assertive (AMc 65), 7 March 1942 at the Boston Navy Yard; Placed out of service, 30 November 1945 at Charleston, SC; Struck from the Naval Register, 19 December 1945; Transferred to the Maritime Commission 4 October 1946 and sold. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 195 t.; Length 97' 1"; Beam 22'; Draft 9' 1"; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 17; Armament two .50 cal. and two .30 cal. machine guns; Propulsion one 400bhp Atlas 6HM-2124 diesel engine, one shaft.
Click On Image
For Full Size Image
Size Image Description Source
No image of Assertive (AMc 65) is available at this time

View the Assertive (AMc 65)
DANFS history entry located on the Haze Gray & Underway web site
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S.Navy Memorial Foundation
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
Naval Minewarfare Association
Association of Minemen
Back To The Main Photo Index Back To the Mine Warfare Ship Photo Index Back to the Coastal Minesweeper (AMc) Photo Index

Comments, Suggestions, E-mail Webmaster

This page created and maintained by Joseph M. Radigan
© 2006 Joseph M. Radigan © 1996 - 2006 NavSource Naval History. All Rights Reserved.