Allied Warships

USS Instill (AM 252)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassAdmirable 
PennantAM 252 
Built bySavannah Machinery and Foundry Co. (Savannah, Georgia, U.S.A.) 
Ordered2 May 1942 
Laid down24 Nov 1943 
Launched5 Mar 1944 
Commissioned22 May 1944 
End service1 Mar 1954 
History

Decommissioned 1 March 1954 at Orange, Texas
Struck from the Naval Register 1 May 1962
Sold to Mexico 2 October 1962 reclassified DM-10.

 

Commands listed for USS Instill (AM 252)

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1Charles Andrew Hardy, Jr., USNR22 May 19442 Nov 1945

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