Allied Warships

USS YMS-262 (YMS-262)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built bySouth Coast Co. (Newport Beach, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered14 Mar 1942 
Laid down6 Sep 1942 
Launched24 Dec 1942 
Commissioned11 Aug 1943 
End service6 Aug 1958 

Converted to a survey ship and named James M. Gillis (AGS 13) on 23 March 1945
Reclassified as coastal survey ship AGSC-13 on 29 July 1946
Decommissioned on 22 September 1950
Converted and reclassified coastal minesweeper (underwater locator) AMCU-13 on 18 August 1951 and recommissioned on 5 September 1951
Reclassified coastal minehunter and designated MHC-13 on 1 February 1955
Decommissioned on 6 August 1958
Stricken on 1 January 1960
Sold on 17 June 1960


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