Allied Warships

USS Sentry (AM 299)

Minesweeper of the Admirable class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeMinesweeper
ClassAdmirable 
PennantAM 299 
Built byWinslow Marine Railways & Ship Building Corp. (Winslow, Washington, U.S.A.) 
Ordered2 May 1942 
Laid down16 May 1943 
Launched15 Aug 1943 
Commissioned30 May 1944 
End service19 Jun 1946 
History

Decommissioned 19 June 1946 at Orange, Texas
Struck from the Naval Register 1 February 1962
Transferred to the Republic of Vietnam 31 August 1962 and renamed Ky Hoa (HQ 09).

 

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1Thomas Robert Fonick, USNR30 May 1944

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