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17 June 2019


YMS-60 - Added photo

Salute (AM 294) - Added four photos

Champion (MCM 4) - Updated commanding officer list
Chief (MCM 14) - Updated commanding officer list
Devastator (MCM 6) - Added photo
Dextrous (MCM 13) - Added photo, and updated commanding officer list and added commanding officer photo (CDR Stutzman)
Pioneer (MCM 9) - Added photo
Sentry (MCM 3) - Added two photos and updated commanding officer list

Caracara (AMc 40) - Updated commanding officer list
Chachalaca (AMc 41) - Added two photos
Crow (AMc 20) - Added two photos

Cormorant (MSC 122) - Added three photos

9 June 2019


YMS-113 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-140 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-170 - Updated commanding officer list

Enhance (MSO 437) - Updated commanding officers list

Pelican (AM 27) - Updated commanding officer list
Teal (AM 23) - Updated commanding officer list

Scout (MCM 8) - Updated commanding officer list

Chandler (DMS 9) - Added photo
Forrest (DMS 24) - Updated commanding officer list
Knight (DMS 40) - Updated commanding officer list

Nuthatch (MSF 60) - Updated commanding officer list
Quail (MSF 377) - Updated commanding officer list
Sprig (MSF 389) - Updated commanding officer list
Surfbird (MSF 383) - Updated commanding officer list
Tanager (MSF 385) - Updated commanding officer list
Towhee (MSF 388) - Updated commanding officer list

4 May 2019


YMS-55 - Added photo
YMS-63 - Added two photos

Sturdy (MSO 494) - Added photo

Cardinal (AM 6) - Added photo
Eider (AM 17) - Added photo
Herald (AM 101) - Added photo
Swallow (AM 4) - Added photo
Teal (AM 23) - Added photo
Woodcock (AM 14) - Added photo

Chief (MCM 14) - Added photo

21 April 2019


YMS-26 - Added photo
YMS-432 - Added photo

Heed (MSF 372) - Added photo
Murrelet (MSF 372) - Added photo
Quail (MSF 377) - Added photo
Sprig (MSF 384) - Added photo

Miantonomah (MMA 13) - Added photo

Constant (MSO 427) - Added two photos
Dash (MSO 428) - Added photo
Pivot (MSO 463) - Added photo

Brant (AM 24) - Added photo
Cormorant (AM 40) - Added photo
Partridge (AM 16) - Added photo
Tern (AM 31) - Added photo
Whippoorwill (AM 35) - Added three photos

19 March 2019


Ardent MCM 12) - Updated commanding officer list and added commanding officer photo (LCDR Moffett)
Scout MCM 8) - Updated commanding officer list and added commanding officer photo (LCDR Callihan)

BYMS-2009 - Added photo
BYMS-2026 - Added photo
YMS-140 - Updated commanding officer list

Hazard (MSF 240) - Added photo
Toucan (MSF 387) - Added photo

Miantonomah (MMA 13) - Replaced photo 11011301

Sturdy (MSO 494) - Updated commanding officer list

4 March 2019

Oriole (AM 7) - Added photo
Pelican (AM 27) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list
Pigeon (AM 47) - Added two photos and replaced photo 110204711
Thrush (AM 18) - Added photo

Lindsey (MMD 32) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list

Robin (MHC 54) - Added photo

12 February 2019

Adroit (MSO 509) - Updated commanding officer list
Affray (MSO 511) - Updated commanding officer list
Assurance (MSO 521) - Updated commanding officer list
Excel (MSO 439) - Updated commanding officer list
Exploit (MSO 440) - Updated commanding officer list
Fortify (MSO 466) - Updated commanding officer list
Gallant (MSO 489) - Updated commanding officer list
Pledge (MSO 492) - Updated commanding officer list

Scout (MCM 8) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (LCDR Lynch)

Staunch (MSF 307) - Added photo

Woodcock (AM 14) - Added three photos

10 February 2019

Detector (MSO 429) - Updated commanding officer list
Dominant (MSO 431) - Updated commanding officer list
Engage (MSO 433) - Updated commanding officer list
Esteem (MSO 438) - Updated commanding officer list
Exultant (MSO 441) - Updated commanding officer list
Fearless (MSO 442) - Updated commanding officer list
Fidelity (MSO 443) - Updated commanding officer list
Fortify (MSO 466) - Updated commanding officer list
Leader (MSO 490) - Updated commanding officer list

Bold (AMc 67) - Replaced photo

Cormorant (MSC 122) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (VADM Rowden)

Hart (DM 8) - Added photo

7 February 2019

Carmick (DMS 33) - Updated commanding officer list

Marabout (AMc 50) - Added commanding officer name

5 February 2019

Ardent (MCM 12) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Roman)
Chief (MCM 14) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Laird)
Gladiator (MCM 11) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Laird)
Pioneer (MCM 9) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Roman)
Warrior (MCM 10) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Laird)

Cardinal (MHC 60) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CAPT Carlson)
Cormorant (MHC 57) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CAPT Carlson)
Heron (MHC 52) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CAPT Carlson)

Montgomery (DM 17) - Updated commanding officer list

Steady (MSF 118) - Updated commanding officer list

Widgeon (MSC 208) - Updated commanding officer list
Whippoorwill (MSC 207) - Updated commanding officer list

31 January 2019

Alacrity (MSO 520) - Added four photos
Enhance (MSO 437) - Added photo

25 January 2019

Aggressive (MSO 422) - Added 16 photos
Illusive (MSO 448) - Added photo and ships patch
Leader (MSO 490) - Added ships patch
Stalwart (MSO 493) - Added ships patch
Valor (MSO 472) - Added ships patch

Capable (MSF 155) - Added two photos

Hambleton (DMS 20) - Added photo

YMS-402 - Added ships patch

9 January 2019

Woodcock (AM 14) - Updated commanding officer list

AMCU-9 - Added photo

3 January 2019

Chief (MCM 14) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Leos)
Devastator (MCM 6) - Updated commanding officer list
Gladiator (MCM 11) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Leos)
Scout (MCM 8) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (CDR Leos)

Prevail (AM 107) - Updated commanding officer list

Tanager (MSF 385) - Updated history/specifications and commanding officer list

YMS-68 - Added commanding officer name and launching article

30 December 2018

Robin (MHC 54) - Add two photos

20 December 2018

Carmick (DMS 33) - Replaced photo 11093308 and updated commanding officer list

YMS-242 - Replaced photo 111924213

18 December 2018

Falcon (AM 28) - Added four photos and updated commanding officer list

Gamble (DM 15) - Added eight photos and updated commanding officer list

12 December 2018

Conquest (MSO 488) - Updated commanding officer list
Direct (MSO 430) - Updated commanding officer list
Engage (MSO 433) - Updated commanding officer list
Exultant (MSO 441) - Updated commanding officer list
Fortify (MSO 446) - Updated commanding officer list
Pledge (MSO 492) - Updated commanding officer list
Pluck (MSO 464) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-312 - Updated commanding officer list and added commanding officer photo (CDR Van Hook)

9 December 2018

Advance (MSO 510) - Updated commanding officer list
Affray (MSO 511) - Updated commanding officer list
Assurance (MSO 521) - Updated commanding officer list
Direct (MSO 430) - Updated commanding officer list
Dominant (MSO 431) - Updated commanding officer list
Engage (MSO 433) - Updated commanding officer list
Exploit (MSO 440) - Updated commanding officer list
Fearless (MSO 442) - Updated commanding officer list
Force (MSO 445) - Updated commanding officer list
Implicit (MSO 455) - Updated commanding officer list
Inflict (MSO 456) - Updated commanding officer list
Persistant (MSO 491) - Updated commanding officer list

Warbler (MSC 206) - Updated commanding officer list
Woodpecker (MSC 209) - Updated commanding officer list

2 December 2018

Acme (MSO 508) - Updated commanding officer list

Meadowlark (MSC 196) - Updated commanding officer list

29 November 2018

Alacrity (MSO 520) - Updated commanding officer list
Dash (MSO 428) - Updated commanding officer list
Gallant (MSO 489) - Updated commanding officer list
Nimble (MSO 459) - Updated commanding officer list
Observer (MSO 461) - Updated commanding officer list
Pledge (MSO 492) - Updated commanding officer list
Stalwart (MSO 493) - Updated commanding officer list

Albatross (MSC 289) - Updated commanding officer list
Bluebird (MSC 121) - Updated commanding officer list
Frigate Bird (MSC 191) - Updated commanding officer list
Gannet (MSC 290) - Updated commanding officer list
Thrush (MSC 204) - Updated commanding officer list

Conflict (AM 85) - Updated commanding officer list

Crag (MSF 214) - Updated commanding officer list
Peregrine (EMSF 373) - Updated history and commanding officer list

24 November 2018

Affray (MSO 511) - Added photo
Engage (MSO 433) - Updated commanding officer list
Exploit (MSO 440) - Updated commanding officer list
Fidelity (MSO 443) - Updated commanding officer list
Firm (MSO 444) - Updated commanding officer list
Persistent (MSO 491) - Updated commanding officer list
Pledge (MSO 492) - Updated commanding officer list
Sagacity (MSO 469) - Updated commanding officer list
Venture (MSO 496) - Updated commanding officer list
Vital (MSO 474) - Updated commanding officer list

Bluebird (MSC 121) - Updated commanding officer list
Meadowlark (MSC 196) - Updated commanding officer list
Parrot (MSC 197) - Updated commanding officer list
Warbler (MSC 206) - Updated commanding officer list
Whippoorwill (MSC 207) - Updated commanding officer list
Widgeon (MSC 208) - Updated commanding officer list
Woodpecker (MSC 209) - Updated commanding officer list

Champion (MCM 4) - Updated commanding officer list
Pioneer (MCM 9) - Updated commanding officer list

Montgomery (DM 17) - Updated commanding officer list

14 November 2018

Acme (MSO 508) - Updated commanding officer list
Agile (MSO 421) - Updated commanding officer list
Direct (MSO 430) - Updated commanding officer list
Excel (MSO 439) - Updated commanding officer list

Cormorant (MSC 122) - Updated commanding officer list
Falcon (MSC 190) - Updated commanding officer list
Frigate Bird (MSC 191) - Updated commanding officer list
Parrot (MSC 197) - Updated commanding officer list
Whippoorwill (MSC 207) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-327 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-362 - Updated commanding officer list

Cockatoo (AMCU 21) - Updated history and added six photos

8 November 2018

Dash (MSO 428) - Updated commanding officer list
Dynamic (MSO 432) - Updated commanding officer list
Enhance (MSO 437) - Updated commanding officer list
Fearless (MSO 442) - Updated commanding officer list
Pinnacle (MSO 462) - Updated commanding officer list
Pivot (MSO 463) - Updated commanding officer list
Prime (MSO 466) - Updated commanding officer list
Swerve (MSO 495) - Updated commanding officer list
Venture (MSO 496) - Updated commanding officer list
Vigor (MSO 473) - Updated commanding officer list

Waxbill (MHC 50) - Updated commanding officer list

Sheldrake (AM 62) - Updated commanding officer list

Scuffle (MSF 298) - Updated commanding officer list
Surfbird (MSF 383) - Updated commanding officer list

Hummingbird (MSC 192) - Updated commanding officer list
Kite (MSC[O] 22) - Updated commanding officer list
Limpkin (MSC 195) - Updated commanding officer list
Meadowlark (MSC 196) - Updated commanding officer list
Ostrich (MSC[O] 29) - Updated commanding officer list
Phoebe (MSC 199) - Updated commanding officer list
Thrasher (MSC 203) - Updated commanding officer list
Thrush (MSC 204) - Updated commanding officer list
Whippoorwill (MSC 207) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-170 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-327 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-376 - Updated commanding officer list

30 October 2018

Advance (MSO 510) - Updated commanding officer list
Force (MSO 445) - Updated commanding officer list
Guide (MSO 447) - Updated commanding officer list
Lucid (MSO 458) - Updated commanding officer list
Vigor (MSO 473) - Updated commanding officer list

Warbler (MHC 206) - Updated commanding officer list

Woodcock (AM 14) - Updated commanding officer list

28 October 2018

YMS-109 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-446 - Updated commanding officer list

Assurance (MSO 521) - Updated commanding officer list
Embattle (MSO 434) - Updated commanding officer list
Pluck (MSO 464) - Updated commanding officer list
Skill (MSO 471) - Updated commanding officer list

Limpkin (MSC 195) - Updated commanding officer list

Waxbill (MHC 50) - Updated commanding officer list

25 October 2018

YMS-170 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-219 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-306 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-317 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-321 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-327 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-373 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-470 - Updated commanding officer list

Assurance (MSO 521) - Updated commanding officer list
Bulwark (MSO 425) - Updated commanding officer list
Esteem (MSO 438) - Updated commanding officer list
Excel (MSO 439) - Updated commanding officer list
Gallant (MSO 489) - Updated commanding officer list
Guide (MSO 447) - Updated commanding officer list
Persistant (MSO 491) - Updated commanding officer list
Prime (MSO 466) - Updated commanding officer list

Bluebird (MSC 121) - Updated commanding officer list

18 October 2018

YMS-271 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-369 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-442 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-470 - Updated commanding officer list

Bold (MSO 424) - Updated commanding officer list
Conquest (MSO 488) - Updated commanding officer list
Exultant (MSO 441) - Updated commanding officer list
Fearless (MSO 442) - Updated commanding officer list
Loyalty (MSO 457) - Updated commanding officer list
Rival (MSO 468) - Updated commanding officer list

Curlew (MSC[O] 8) - Updated commanding officer list
Kite (MSC[O] 22) - Updated commanding officer list
Turkey (MSC[O] 56) - Updated commanding officer list

Gull (MHC 46) - Updated commanding officer list
Redhead (MHC 48) - Updated commanding officer list

12 October 2018

Sheldrake (AM 62) - Updated commanding officer list

Gayety (MSF 239) - Updated commanding officer list
Zeal (MSF 131) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-113 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-193 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-294 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-361 - Updated commanding officer list

Advance (MSO 510) - Updated commanding officer list
Agile (MSO 421) - Updated commanding officer list
Conflict (MSO 426) - Updated commanding officer list
Dynamic (MSO 432) - Updated commanding officer list
Fearless (MSO 442) - Updated commanding officer list
Fidelity (MSO 443) - Updated commanding officer list
Firm (MSO 444) - Updated commanding officer list
Gallant (MSO 489) - Updated commanding officer list
Guide (MSO 477) - Updated commanding officer list
Impervious (MSO 449) - Updated commanding officer list
Notable (MSO 460) - Updated commanding officer list
Fortify (MSO 446) - Updated commanding officer list
Sturdy (MSO 494) - Updated commanding officer list

Condor (MSC[O] 5) - Updated commanding officer list
Linnet (MSC[O] 24) - Updated commanding officer list
Mockingbird (MSC[O] 27) - Updated commanding officer list
Kite (MSC[O] 22) - Updated commanding officer list
Osprey (MSC[O] 28) - Updated commanding officer list

Waxbill (MHC 50) - Updated commanding officer list

3 October 2018

Incessant (AM 248) - Updated commanding officer list
Peacock (AM 46) - Added two photos
Robin (AM 3) - Updated commanding officer list

Jubilant (MSF 255) - Updated commanding officer list
Pochard (MSF 375) - Updated commanding officer list
Redstart (MSF 378) - Updated commanding officer list
Scoter (MSF 381) - Updated commanding officer list
Tanager (MSF 385) - Updated commanding officer list
Towhee (MSF 388) - Updated commanding officer list
Tumult (MSF 127) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-327 - Updated commanding officer list

Champion (MCM 4) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Erdner)
Chief (MCM 14) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Erdner)
Gladiator (MCM 11) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Erdner)
Scout (MCM 8) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Erdner)
Warrior (MCM 10) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Erdner)

Doran (DMS 41) - Updated commanding officer list
Doyle (DMS 34) - Updated commanding officer list
Earle (DMS 42) - Added commanding officer list
Ellyson (DMS 19) - Updated commanding officer list
Gherardi (DMS 30) - Updated commanding officer list
Jeffers (DMS 27) - Updated commanding officer list
Hambleton (DMS 20) - Updated commanding officer list
Macomb (DMS 23) - Updated commanding officer list
Rodman (DMS 21) - Updated commanding officer list

Henry A. Wiley (MMD 29) - Updated commanding officer list
Shea (MMD 30) - Updated commanding officer list

26 September 2018

Swallow (AM 4) - Updated commanding officer list
Symbol (AM 123) - Updated commanding officer list

Detector (MSO 429) - Updated commanding officer list
Direct (MSO 430) - Updated commanding officer list
Energy (MSO 436) - Updated commanding officer list
Exultant (MSO 441) - Updated commanding officer list
Fortify (MSO 446) - Updated commanding officer list
Implicit (MSO 405) - Updated commanding officer list
Vigor (MSO 473) - Updated commanding officer list

Chief (MSF 315) - Updated commanding officer list
Herald (MSF 101) - Updated commanding officer list
Redstart (MSF 378) - Updated commanding officer list
Toucan (MSF 387) - Updated commanding officer list
Vigilance (MSF 324) - Updated commanding officer list

Strive (MMC 1) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-80 - Updated commanding officer list

3 September 2018

Rodman (DMS 21) - Updated commanding officer list

Sheldrake (AM 62) - Updated commanding officer list

Acme (MSO 508) - Updated commanding officer list
Agile (MSO 421) - Updated commanding officer list
Aggressive (MSO 422) - Updated commanding officer list
Avenge (MSO 423) - Updated commanding officer list
Conquest (MSO 488) - Updated commanding officer list
Dash (MSO 428) - Updated commanding officer list
Detector (MSO 429) - Updated commanding officer list
Valor (MSO 472) - Updated commanding officer list

Albatross (MSC 289) - Updated commanding officer list

Ardent (MCM 12) - Updated commanding officer list
Dextrous (MCM 13) - Updated commanding officer list
Sentry (MCM 3) - Updated commanding officer list

Devastator (MSF 318) - Updated commanding officer list
Device (MSF 220) - Updated commanding officer list
Dextrous (MSF 341) - Updated commanding officer list

Strive (MMC 1) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-80 - Corrected commanding officer list

23 August 2018

Skipper (AMc 104) - Updated history
Summit (AMc 106) - Updated history
Tapacola (AMc 54) - Updated history

Doyle (DMS 34) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list

Swan (AM 34) - Updated history

20 August 2018

Fulmar (AMc 46) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-129 - Added photo
YMS-152 - Added four photos
YMS-250 - Added mine warfare patch

Chief (MCM 14) - Updated commanding officer list and added commanding officer photo (CDR Crayton)

Robert H. Smith (MMD 23) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list
Shannon (MMD 25) - Replaced photo 11082503 and updated commanding officer list

12 August 2018

Energy (AMc 78) - Updated history
Fearless (AMc 80) - Updated history
Firecrest (AMc 33) - Updated history
Flamingo (AMc 22) - Updated history
Frigate Bird (AMc 27) - Updated history
Fulmar (AMc 46) - Updated history and added commanding officer list

Exploit (AM 95) - Updated history
Fierce (AM 97) - Updated history
Fixity (AM 235) - Updated history
Goshawk (AM 79) - Updated history
Partridge (AM 89) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-250 - Added photo
YMS-315 - Added photo
YMS-347 - Added photo

Macomb (DMS 23) - Replaced photo 11092304

7 August 2018

Cockatoo (AMc 8) - Updated history
Combat (AMc 69) - Updated history
Condor (AMc 14) - Updated history
Conquest (AMc 71) - Updated history
Courier (AMc 72) - Updated history
Courser (AMc 32) - Updated history
Crossbill (AMc 9) - Updated history
Defiance (AMc 73) - Updated history
Demand (AMc 74) - Updated history
Develin (AMc 45) - Updated history
Dominant (AMc 76) - Updated history
Egret (AMc 24) - Updated history
Endurance (AMc 77) - Updated history
Heath Hen (AMc 6) - Added photo
Kestrel (AMc 5) - Added photo

Despite (AM 89) - Updated history

Chimo (ACM 1) - Updated history

Terror (MMF 5) - Added two photos and updated commanding officer list

Widgeon (MSC 208) - Updated commanding officer list

YMS-396 - Added photo

31 July 2018

AMS-113 - Added photo

Brambling (AMc 39) - Updated history
Bulwark (AMc 68) - Updated history
Caracara (AMc 40) - Updated history
Chatterer (AMc 16) - Updated history

Broadbill (MSF 58) - Updated history and commanding officer list

Bullfinch (AM 66) - Updated history and commanding officer list
Cardinal (AM 67) - Updated history
Gannet (AM 41) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list

Devastator (MCM 6) - Updated commanding officer list
Gladiator (MCM 11) - Updated commanding officer list
Sentry (MCM 3) - Updated commanding officer list

MSO-505 - Added photo

26 July 2018

YMS-220 - Identified crewman in photos No. 3 and 13
YMS-434 - Added photo

Harry F. Bauer (MMD 26) - Added description for photo 11082606

24 July 2018

YMS-471 - Updated commanding officer list

Tanager (AM 5) - Updated commanding officer list

Roanoke (ID 1695) - Updated commanding officer list

13 July 2018

YMS-159 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-322 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-401 - Updated commanding officer list
YMS-402 - Updated commanding officer list

Aggressive (MSO 422) - Updated commanding officer list
Direct (MSO 430) - Updated commanding officer list
Skill (MSO 471) - Updated commanding officer list and added photo (LCDR Quast)

Avenger (MCM 1) - Replaced commanding officer photo (CDR German)
Defender (MCM 2) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Wells)
Warrior (MCM 10) - Replaced commanding officer photo (CDR Biggs)

Cape (MSI 2) - Updated commanding officer list

Lark (AM 21) - Updated commanding officer list

6 July 2018

YMS-250 - Added two photos
YMS-263 - Added photo

30 June 2018

AMS-97 - Added photo
AMS-113 - Added photo

Gallant (MSO 489) - Added photo

MSC-304 - Added photo

YMS-250 - Added photo
YMS-298 - Added photo

24 June 2018

Tanager (AM 5) - Updated commanding officer list

18 June 2018

Ardent (MCM 12) - Added commanding officer photo (CDR Abbott)
Scout (MCM 8) - Added photo

YMS-471 - Updated commanding officer list

8 June 2018

Shea (DM 30) - Added two photos

AMS-118 - Added photo

1 June 2018

Harry F. Bauer (DM 26) - Added photo and updated commanding officer list

Pledge (MSO 492) - Updated commanding officer list

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