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Peerless (AMc 93)



Call sign:
November - Whiskey - Kilo - Tango

Peerless served both the U. S. Navy and Army.


Acme Class Coastal Minesweeper: Laid down, 14 April 1941 by the Delaware Bay Ship Building Co., Leesburg, NJ; Launched, 9 August 1941; Placed in service, 19 February 1942; Placed out of service, 18 March 1946 and transferred to the War Department; Struck from the Naval Register, 28 March 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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Peerless 94k Launching Bill Beggs
Peerless 99k Launching Bill Beggs
Peerless 98k Launching Bill Beggs
Peerless 54k After the launching Bill Beggs
Peerless 146k After the launching Bill Beggs

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