Allied Warships

USS Pivot (AM 276)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAM 276 
Built byGulf Shipbuilding Corp. (Chickasaw, Alabama, U.S.A.) 
Ordered2 May 1942 
Laid down1 Jul 1943 
Launched11 Nov 1943 
Commissioned12 Jul 1944 
End service6 Nov 1946 

Decommissioned 6 November 1946 at Subic Bay, Philippines
Sold to Taiwan 27 August 1948 and renamed Yung Shou
Yung Shou was decommissioned 1 July 1970.


Commands listed for USS Pivot (AM 276)

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1Robin Max Hartmann, USNR12 Jul 19446 Nov 1945

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