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RPS Mountain Province (P-15) - ex-US USS PC-736
« on: November 06, 2017, 02:03:15 AM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/150736.htm

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

Laid down 11 April 1942 by the Liberty Dry Dock Co., Inc., Brooklyn, NY
Launched 29 October 1942
Commissioned USS PC-736, 27 February 1943
Reclassified SC-736 in April 1943
Struck from the Naval Register 25 February 1946
Transferred to the Philippines 2 July 1948 and named RPS Mountain Province (P 15)

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From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/1215073601.jpg

From the Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships

c. 1943.
Armed with a 3-inch gun and two Mousetrap antisubmarine rocket launchers forward; two 20-mm amidships; and a pair of depth-charge tracks at her stern.