USS Sentinel (AM-412)

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US flag 48 stars.svgUnited States
BuilderDefoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, Michigan
FateContract cancelled, 12 August 1945
General characteristics (as designed)
Displacement625 long tons (635  t)
Length184 ft 6 in (56.24 m)
Beam33 ft (10 m)
Draft10 ft (3.0 m)
Speed15 knots (28 km/h; 17 mph)
Complement104 officers and men

USS Sentinel (AM-412) was a steel-hulled fleet (oceangoing) minesweeper of the Admirableclass planned for the United States Navy. She was a part of a group of minesweepers scheduled to be built as replacements and for Lend-Lease commitments. On 12 August 1945, three days before hostilities ceased in the Pacific, the U.S. Navy cancelled its contract with the Defoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, Michigan, for the construction of Sentinel.

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