Allied Warships

USS Salute (AM 294)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAM 294 
Built byWinslow Marine Railways & Ship Building Corp. (Winslow, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered2 May 1942 
Laid down11 Nov 1942 
Launched6 Feb 1943 
Commissioned4 Dec 1943 
Lost8 Jun 1945 
Loss position5° 08'N, 115° 05'E

Mined and sunk in Brunei Bay, Borneo in position 05º08'N, 115º05'E
Struck from the Naval Register 11 July 1945.


Commands listed for USS Salute (AM 294)

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1Lt. Raymond Henry Nelson, Jr., USN4 Dec 1943Jul 1944 (1)
2Jesse Robert Hodges, USNRJul 19448 Jun 1945

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