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PGM-58 was built for Ethiopia.

PGM-39 Class Motor Gunboat:

  • Laid down in 1962 as PGM-58 by the Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, WI
  • Transferred to Ethiopia 19 July 1962 and reclassified PC-15
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 110 t.
  • Length 95'
  • Beam 19'
  • Draft 6' 9"
  • Speed 20 kts.
  • Armament: Two 20mm mounts and two .50 cal. machine guns
  • Propulsion: Eight 255bhp General Motors 6-71 diesel engines, two shafts.
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