Allied Warships

USS YMS-309 (YMS-309)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byHenry B. Nevins Inc. (City Island, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Jan 1943 
Laid down5 Apr 1943 
Launched17 Aug 1943 
Commissioned13 Sep 1943 
End service 
HistoryStricken on 5 June 1946


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Notable events involving YMS-309 include:

Participated in the invasion of Okinawa. Swept mines on both the western and eastern side of Okinawa. After the war was ordered to Sasebo,Japan,Nov.1945,to sweep for new type acoustic mines. Late Nov. ordered to Inland Sea where she swept mines at Hiroshima channels and the naval harbour of Kure. Returned to Pearl harbour in late Dec. 1945. (1)


  1. Personal communication

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