Allied Warships

USS YMS-481 (YMS-481)

Minesweeper of the YMS class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassYMS 
PennantYMS-481 
Built byBellingham Marine Railway and Boatbuilding Co. (Bellingham, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Dec 1942 
Laid down25 May 1943 
Launched20 Nov 1943 
Commissioned15 Mar 1944 
Lost2 May 1945 
Loss position3° 27'N, 117° 32'E
History

Sunk by Japanese shore batteries off Tarakan, Borneo, Netherlands East Indies in position 03º27'N, 117º32'E

 
Former namePCS-1462

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