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MSC-125
ex-AMS-125


MSC-125 built for France.

Adjutant Class Motor Minesweeper: Laid down in 1953 as AMS-125 by Stephens Brothers Inc., Stockton, CA; Launched in 1954; Completed 28 August 1954 and transferred to France; Commissioned Pivoine (M 633), 1 January 1955; Reclassified by U. S. Navy as a Coastal Minesweeper, MSC-125, 7 February 1955; Reclassified M-695; Struck from the Navy Register in 1983; Decommissioned 3 March 1984 and scrapped.

Specifications: Displacement 405 t.; Length 144'; Beam 27'; Draft 9'; Speed 14 kts; Complement 40; Armament, two twin 20-mm; Propulsion two 880shp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, two shafts.


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