Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 224.00
Width 39.00
Depth 10.42
Gross Tonnage 1314.00
Hull Material Wood
Hull Number 00001

Vessel History

History The DEFENDER was the second of a class of 14 mine countermeasure ships constructed by the U.S. Navy in the 1980's. The hull of this vessel was constructed of laminated wood beams supporting four layers of wooden planks of Alaskan cedar and Douglas fir. The hull was sheathed with glass reinforced plastic for preservation and maintainability.

Build Information

Builder Marinette Marine Corp.
Place Built Marinette, WI
Date Built 1987-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Navy1987-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY