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PGM-36


PGM-36 was built for the Philippines

PGM-33 Class Motor Gunboat:

  • Laid down as PGM-36 by Georgia Shipbuilding, Savannah, GA
  • Delivered 18 May 1955
  • Transferred to the Philippines and named RPS Antique (PG 51)
  • Reclassified G-51
  • Decommissioned and struck from the Naval Register in 1974
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 143 t.
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    Size Image Description Source
    PGM-36 36k
    Namesake:

    Antique is a province in the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region. Its capital is San Jose de Buenavista, the most populous town in Antique. The province is situated in the western section of Panay Island and borders Aklan, Capiz and Iloilo to the east, while facing the Sulu Sea to the west

    Tommy Trampp

    There is no DANFS history available for PGM-36
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