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YMS-77 served the Navies of the United States and France.
YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper: Laid down, 2 May 1941 by the Stadium Yacht Basin, Cleveland, OH; Launched, 11 October 1941; Completed, 15 May 1942; Decommissioned, (date unknown); Transferred to France, 6 March 1944 as D-202; Sunk by mine, 25 October 1944 off Marseilles, France; Struck from the Naval Register, 8 February 1945.
Specifications: Displacement 270 t.; Length 136'; Beam 24' 6"; Draft 8'; Speed 15 kts; Complement 32; Armament one single 3"/50 gun mount, two 20mm, two dcp; Propulsion two General Motors diesel engines, two shafts.
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