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MSC-103
ex-AMS-103

MSC-103 served the Navies of Belgium and Norway


Adjutant Class Motor Minesweeper: Laid down as AMS-103 by the Hodgdon Brothers, Goudy and Stevens, East Boothday, ME; Completed 22 September 1953 and transferred to Belgium as Roeselaere (M 914); Reclassified by U. S. Navy as a Coastal Minesweeper, MSC-103, 7 February 1955; Returned to U.S. custody in 1966 and transferred to Norway as Tana (M 313); Struck from the Naval Register in 1997. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 405 t.; Length 144'; Beam 27'; Draft 9'; Speed 14 kts; Complement 40; Armament, two twin 20-mm; Propulsion General Motors diesels, two shafts.


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