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BRP Romblon (PG-63) - ex-RPS Romblon / ex-US PGM-41
« on: November 05, 2017, 08:58:36 AM »
PGM-39 Class Motor Gunboat:

http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/11041.htm

Laid down as PGM-41 by the Tacoma Boatbuilding Co., Tacoma, WA
Launched 9 February 1960
Delivered in June 1960, transferred to the Philippines under the U.S. Military Assistance Program and named RPS Romblon (PG 63)
Reclassified P-63)
Transferred to the Philippine Coast Guard in 1992 and reclassified BRP Romblon (PG 63)
Sold for scrap 7 November 2007.

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From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/121104102.jpg

Photo c/o Edison Sy

October 2007
Cavite City, Philippines
Romblon (PG 63), ex-PGM-41 inboard of Agusan (PG 61), ex-PGM-39. Datu Marikudo is in the background






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