USS Redwing (ARS 4)
Minesweeper of the Lapwing class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Baltimore Dry Dock and Shipbuilding Co. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||6 Aug 1918|
|Launched||7 Jun 1919|
|Commissioned||17 Oct 1919|
|Lost||29 Jun 1943|
|Loss position||37° 19'N, 9° 56'E|
Completed as minesweeper
USS Redwing (Lt. M.C. Sibitzky) is sunk on 29 June 1943 by an underwater exposion (most likely a mine) north-east of Bizerte, Tunisia in position 37º19'N, 09º56'E
Commands listed for USS Redwing (ARS 4)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lt. Edmonson Ernest Coil, USN||28 Oct 1941||mid 42 ?|
|2||Lt. Martin Conrad Sibitzky, USN||mid 42 ?||29 Jun 1943|
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