Allied Warships

USS Courier (AMc-72)

Minesweeper of the Accentor class

NavyThe US Navy
Built byWarren Fish Co. (Pensacola, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down31 Mar 1941 
Launched17 May 1941 
Commissioned11 Oct 1941 
End service 
HistorySold in 1946.


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Notable events involving Courier include:

30 Jun 1942
USS Courier picks up 38 survivors from the American merchant Sam Houston that was torpedoed and sunk on 28 June 1942 by German U-boat U-203 about 160 nautical miles north-east of the Virgin Islands in position 19°21'N, 62°22'W.

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