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NavSource Online: Mine Warfare Vessel Photo Archive


Call sign:
Nan - Queen - Yoke - How


YMS-457 served the Navies of the United States and the Soviet Union.

PCS-1376 Class Patrol Craft Sweeper/YMS-1 Class Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper: Planned as a Patrol Craft Sweeper, PCS-1410 and reclassified as an Auxiliary Motor Minesweeper, YMS-457, 26 September 1943; Laid down 17 November 1943 by the Greenport Basin and Construction Co., Greenport, NY; Launched 8 January 1944; Completed 13 September 1944; Commissioned USS YMS-457; Transferred to the Soviet Union 31 March 1945 as T-182; Scrapped in 1954.

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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YMS-457 49k Photo from the book "Flot SSSR, Korabli i suda lendliza" (Soviet Navy. Lend-lease Warships and Vessels) by S. S. Berezhnoi. Original photo: Alex I. Khomenko
Kiev, Ukraine
Replacement photo: Robert Hurst

There is no DANFS History currently available for YMS-457.
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S.Navy Memorial Foundation
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
Naval Minewarfare Association
Association of Minemen
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