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Assail

 

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(AM-147: dp. 650; l. 184'6"; b. 33'0"; dr. 9'9"; s. 14.8 k.; cpl. 104; a. 1 3", 4 40mm.; cl. Admirable)

 

Assail (AM-147) was laid down on 1 November 1942 at Tampa, Fla., by the Tampa Shipbuilding Co.; launched on 27 December 1942; sponsored by Miss M. T. Hicks; and completed on 5 October 1943. She was transferred to the Soviet Union on the day she was completed under the lend-lease program, and she served the Soviet Navy as T-120. Never returned, Assail was carried on the American Navy list—as MSF-147 after 7 February 1955— until struck on 1 January 1983