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NavSource Online: Mine Warfare Vessel Photo Archive
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YMS-82 served the Navies of the United States and France.
YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper:
,li>Laid down 24 October 1941 by the Stadium Yacht Basin, Cleveland, OHLaunched 13 June 1942Completed 10 August 1942Transferred to France 5 October 1944 and named Dahlia (D 325)Sold to France 21 March 1949Struck from the Naval Register 28 April 1949Reclassified D-05 and M-645Decommissioned 29 January 1959, sold to a building materials retailer in Martinique, French West Indies and renamed GouyerCaught fire from a workers blowtorch and sank in 30 meters of water at Saint Pierre, Martinique.
Specifications:Displacement 270 t.Length 136'Beam 24' 6"Draft 8'Speed 15 kts.Complement 32Armament: One 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, two 20mm mounts and two depth charge projectorsPropulsion: Two General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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There is no DANFS history available for YMS-82
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