Registry and Rig Information

Name PF-021 (BAYONNE)
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 285.50
Width 37.50
Depth 17.50
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 01013

Vessel History

History Commissioned on February 14, 1945. Decommissioned on January 31, 1953. Loaned to Japan under Mutual Defense Assistance Program. Returned to U.S. Navy on August 28, 1962, and transferred outright to Japan on same day.Built as S2-S2-AQ1 class frigate under U.S. Maritime Commission contract.

Build Information

Builder American Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Cleveland, OH
Date Built 1945-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateRegistry
BUNA (PF-294)1953-00-00JAPAN

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force1953-00-00JAPAN
U.S. Navy1945-00-001953-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY