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Paramount (AMc 92)



Call sign:
November - Whiskey - Golf - Quebec



Acme Class Coastal Minesweeper: Laid down 14 April 1941 by the Delaware Bay Shipbuilding Co., Leesburg, NJ; Launched, 9 August 1941; Placed in service 31 December 1941; Placed out of service, 8 March 1946; Struck from the Naval Register, 26 February 1946; Transferred to the Maritime Commission for disposal, 16 September 1946. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 228 t.; Length 97' 1"; Beam 22'; Draft 9' 1"; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 17; Armament two .50 cal. machine guns; Propulsion one 400bhp Enterprise DMG-6 diesel engine, one shaft.


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Paramount 89k Launching Bill Beggs
Paramount 26k After launching Bill Beggs
Paramount 54k After launching Bill Beggs

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