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MSC-296


MSC-296 was built for South Korea.

MSC-294 Class Coastal Minesweeper:

  • Laid down as MSC-296 by Peterson Builders, Inc., Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Completed 14 October 1963, transferred to South Korea and named Ha Dong (MSC 527)
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 375 t.
  • Length 144'
  • Beam 27'
  • Draft 8' 5"
  • Speed 14 kts.
  • Complement 39
  • Armament: Two 20mm mounts
  • Propulsion: Two General Motors diesel engines, two shafts.
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    MSC-295 171k Ships plaque Tommy Trampp
    MSC-295 130k Sam Chok (MSC 528), ex-MSC-316; Ha Dong and Nam Yang (MSC 526), ex-MSC-295 Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for MSC-296.
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    Naval Minewarfare Association
    Association of Minemen
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