Allied Warships

USS YMS-470 (YMS-470)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byGibbs Gas Engine Co. (Jacksonville, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Nov 1942 
Laid down12 Aug 1943 
Launched5 Apr 1944 
Commissioned14 Oct 1944 
End service6 Oct 1955 

Decommissioned on 1 June 1946
Named Swan and reclassified motor minesweeper AMS-37 on 18 February 1947
Recommissioned on 8 November 1950
Reclassified coastal minesweeper (old) MSC(O)-37 on 7 February 1955
Decommissioned 6 October 1955
Stricken on 1 November 1959
Sold in 1961

Former namePCS-1438

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