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PCE 871-Patrol Craft Escort

Branch The US Navy
Type Patrol craft
Class Patrol Craft Escort
Pennant PCE-871
Built by Albina Engine & Machine Works (Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.)
Ordered 07 May 1942
Laid down 02 Dec 1942
Launched 10 Mar 1943
Commissioned 29 Oct 1943
End service
Transferred to Mexico in 1947 being renamed Blas Godinez

Armament one 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, three single 40mm gun mounts, five single 20mm guns, two depth charge throwers, four depth charge throwers.
In accordance with information received from John Hallaran, son of M. M. O. C. 2/c Thomas Hallaran, a former crewmember of PCE 871, this ship was in Brazilian waters from February to August 1944.
On 1st March 1944 PCE 871, along with DE 177 Reybold and AM 257 LANCE, went on gun practice off Recife with target towed by AT 82 Fleet Tug CARIB. PCE-871 also went on patrol duties off Belem and Bahia.

File namePCE 871-Patrol Craft Escort.jpg
File Size116.52k
Dimensions432 x 231
Linked toAlfred Leland SCHROEDER

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