PF-070 (EVANSVILLE)

Registry and Rig Information

Name PF-070 (EVANSVILLE)
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller (Frigate)

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 285.50
Width 37.50
Depth 17.50
Hull Material Steel
Hull Number 00313

Vessel History

History Commissioned on December 4, 1944.Built as S2-S2-AQ1 class frigate under U.S. Maritime Commission contract. Served escort duty and briefly as weather patrol vessel along East Coast and Bermuda, December, 1944 - July, 1945. Assigned under Lend-Lease to U.S.S.R., September 4, 1945, and decommissioned at Cold Bay, AK, September 9, 1945. Returned to Yokosuka, Japan, and recommissioned on July 29, 1950. Served on patrol duty out of Yokosuka and in Korea waters, July, 1950 - February, 1953. Decommissioned on February 28, 1953, and transferred to Japan.
Disposition Scrapped in 1977.

Build Information

Builder Smith, Leathem D. Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1944-00-00

Source

Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistry
KEYAKI (PF-295)1953-00-001977-00-00JAPAN

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Navy1944-00-001953-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
Japanese Navy1953-00-001977-00-00JAPAN