Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

Related Content
Document Type
  • Ship History
Wars & Conflicts
File Formats
Location of Archival Materials

Gazelle II (BAM-17)

Any of numerous small, graceful, and swift antelopes, with lustrous eyes, found especially in South Africa, northern Africa, Iran, and India.


The second Gazelle (BAM-17), built by Savannah Machine & Foundry Co., Savannah, Ga., was transferred to the United Kingdom 28 July 1943. Returned to the United States December 1946, she was struck from the Navy List 10 June 1947.

Published: Tue Jul 14 07:59:01 EDT 2015