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NavSource Online: Mine Warfare Vessel Photo Archive
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YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper:Laid down 21 May 1941 by Frank L. Sample, Jr., Boothbay Harbor, MELaunched 19 April 1942Completed 18 August 1942Struck from the Naval Register 10 June 1947Transferred to the War Shipping Administration in April 1947Fate unknown.
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 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
Naval Minewarfare Association
Association of Minemen
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