Allied Warships

USS Quail (AM 15)

Minesweeper of the Lapwing class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassLapwing 
PennantAM 15 
Built byChester Shipbuilding Co. (Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down14 May 1918 
Launched6 Oct 1918 
Commissioned29 Apr 1919 
Lost5 May 1942 
History

Damaged by Japanese bombs and guns, USS Quail (Lt Cdr John Henry Morrill) was scuttled, 5 May 1942 at Corregidor.

 

Commands listed for USS Quail (AM 15)

Please note that we're still working on this section.

CommanderFromTo
1Lt.Cdr. John Henry Morrill, USNDec 19415 May 1942

You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.


Return to the Allied Warships section