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Call sign:
November - Quebec - Echo - Golf

YMS-332 served the Navies of the United States, the Soviet Union and the People's Republic of China

YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper:

  • Laid down 3 March 1943 by the Ballard Marine Railway Co., Inc., Seattle, WA
  • Launched 5 June 1943
  • Sponsored by 15-year old Miss Jo Ann Eaton
  • Completed 12 October 1943
  • Transferred to the Soviet Union 6 September 1945 and reclassified T-607
  • Assigned to the Pacific Fleet 5 September 1945
  • Transferred to the People's Republic of China 11 February 1955
  • Fate unknown.


  • 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 mounts and two depth charge projectors
  • Propulsion: Two 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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    Naval Minewarfare Association Association of Minemen

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