Specifications: Displacement 228 t.; Length 97' 1"; Beam 22'; Draft 9' 1"; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 17; Armament two .50 cal. machine gun; Propulsion one 400bhp Enterprise DMG-6 diesel engine, one shaft.
|Click On Image
For Full Size Image
|No image of Radiant (AMc 99) is available at this time|
This wooden-hulled coastal minesweeper, equipped with magnetic, acoustic, and moored minesweep gear, was originally assigned to the 13th Naval District, with a home yard of Puget Sound. She operated off the Pacific Northwest until assigned to the Alaskan Sea Frontier 12 April 1944. Reassigned to the 13th Naval District 5 September 1944, she again served along the U.S. Northwest coast and was placed out of service 5 December 1945. Radiant was struck from the Navy list 12 March 1946, transferred to the Maritime Commission, and sold to North Shore Packing Co., Ltd., 7 February 1947.
|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.