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MSC-215 was built in Italy.

Adjutant Class Coastal Minesweeper: Laid down as AMS-215 by C. R. D. A. Monfalcone, Italy under the off-shore procurement plan of the Military Defense Assistance Pact; Reclassified by U. S. Navy as a Coastal Minesweeper, MSC-215, 7 February 1955; Completed 8 November 1956 as Ebano (M 5522).
Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 417 t.; Length 149' 8"; Beam 28'; Draft 9'; Speed 16 kts; Complement 38; Armament two single 40-mm; Propulsion two 1,250shp General Motors diesel engines, two shafts.

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