(AM-289: displacement 650; length 184-6-; beam 33-; draft 9-9-; speed 14.8 knots; complement 104; armament 1 3-, 1 40mm.; class Admirable)
The sound caused by an explosion.
Report (AM-289), was laid down 14 December 1943 by General Engineering & Drydock Co., Alameda, Calif.; launched 8 July 1944; sponsored by Miss H. Williams; and completed 12 July 1946.
Never commissioned, Report was laid up, in reserve at San Diego. Reclassified MSF-289 on 7 February 1955, she was struck from the Navy list 1 April 1963 and loaned to the Army that same month. Returned to the Navy in early 1967, Report was transferred to the Korean Navy, on loan, commissioned as Kojin (PCE-50), and continues that service into 1970.
23 September 2005