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Stalwart (IX-231)
ex-AMc-105



Call sign:
Nan - Able - Roger - Item

Acme Class Coastal Minesweeper:

  • Laid down 24 March 1941 by the Snow Shipyards Co., Rockland, ME
  • Launched 28 August 1941
  • Commissioned USS Stalwart (AMc 105), 22 January 1942
  • Reclassified as an Unclassified Miscellaneous Auxiliary, IX-231, 10 August 1945
  • Decommissioned 2 August 1946
  • Struck from the Naval Register 13 December 1946
  • Transferred to the War Shipping Administration in September 1947
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 303 t.
  • Length 98' 5"
  • Beam 23' 6"
  • Draft 10' 8"
  • Speed 10 kts.
  • Complement 17
  • Armament: Two .50 cal. machine guns
  • Propulsion: One 450bhp Fairbanks Morse 35F14 diesel engine, one shaft.
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