Allied Warships

USS Nucleus (AM 268)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAM 268 
Built byGulf Shipbuilding Corp. (Chickasaw, Alabama, U.S.A.) 
Ordered2 May 1942 
Laid down7 Sep 1942 
Launched12 Jun 1943 
Commissioned19 Jan 1944 
End service20 May 1945 

Decommissioned 20 May 1945 at Cold Bay, Alaska and transferred to the Soviet Union the following day being renamed T-276.


Commands listed for USS Nucleus (AM 268)

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1Lt. Davis Howard Elliot, USNR19 Jan 194420 May 1945

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