Allied Warships

USS Astute (AM 148)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
PennantAM 148 
Built byTampa Shipbuilding Co. Inc. (Tampa, Florida, U.S.A.) 
Ordered30 Dec 1941 
Laid down7 Dec 1942 
Launched23 Feb 1943 
Commissioned17 Jan 1944 
End service18 Jul 1945 

Decommissioned 18 July 1945 at Cold Bay, Alaska and transferred to the USSR under terms of the lend-lease, Renamed T-523.


Commands listed for USS Astute (AM 148)

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1Lt. Andrew E Downing, USNR17 Jan 194418 Jul 1945

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