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YMS-34



Call sign:
Nan - Baker - Peter - Easy


YMS-34 served the Navies of the United States and France.

YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper: Laid down 13 May 1941 as YMS-34 by the C. Hiltebrant Dry Dock Co., Kingston, NY; Launched, 21 October 1941; Completed, 27 June 1942; Commissioned USS YMS-34; Transferred to France 5 October 1944 as Anemone (D 311); Sold to France, 21 March 1949; Struck from the Navy Register 28 April 1949; Reclassified D-25 and M-665; Decommissioned 12 May 1964. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 270 t.; Length 136'; Beam 24' 6"; Draft 8'; Speed 15 kts; Complement 32; Armament one 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, two 20mm, two dcp; Propulsion two 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.


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YMS-34 51k c. 1954
Anemone (M 665)
Robert Hurst

There is no DANFS history available for YMS-34
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U.S.Navy Memorial Foundation
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