Registry and Rig Information

Name AM-258
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 184.50
Width 33.00
Depth 9.75
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00833

Vessel History

History Rig: MinesweeperCommissioned on November 21, 1943. Later departed Little Creek, VA, January 25, 1944, and arrived at Recife, Brazil, March 4, 1944, sweeping main channels of South African Ports with Mine Division 31, and escorting convoys to Trinidad. Arrived back at Miami, FL, March 12, 1945. Transferred to Nationalist China on August 28, 1945 under lend-lease.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Lorain, OH
Date Built 1943-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistry
MSF-44 (YUNG SHUN)1945-00-00TAIWAN

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Taiwan Navy1945-00-00TAIWAN
United States Navy1943-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY