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YMS-411



Call sign:
Nan - Peter - Nan - Uncle


YMS-411 served the Navies of the United States and the Philippines

YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper:

  • Laid down 10 October 1942 by the Bellingham Marine Railway and Boat Building Co., Bellingham, WA
  • Launched 22 April 1944
  • Completed 9 August 1944
  • Struck from the Naval Register 28 August 1946
  • Transferred to the State Department, Foreign Liquidation Commission 29 December 1947 and sold to the Philippines
  • 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 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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    Commanding Officers
    01LT J. P. Higgins, USNR1945
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for YMS-411
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Naval Minewarfare Association
    Association of Minemen

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