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BRP Catanduanes (PG-62) - ex-RPS Catanduanes / ex-US PGM-40
« on: November 04, 2017, 06:08:52 PM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/11040.htm

PGM-39 Class Motor Gunboat:

Laid down as PGM-40 by the Tacoma Boatbuilding Co., Tacoma, WA
Launched 9 January 1960
Delivered in March 1960, transferred to the Philippines and named RPS Catanduanes (PG 62) under the U.S. military assistance program
Reclassified G-62
Transferred to the Coast Guard in 1992 and reclassified BRP Catanduanes (PG 21)
Sold for scrap in June 2006.