|Career (United States)|
Defoe Shipbuilding Company,|
Bay City, Michigan
|Laid down:||23 September 1942|
|Launched:||7 December 1942|
|Commissioned:||3 June 1943 |
|Fate:||sunk, 31 January 1945|
|Class & type:||PC-461-class submarine chaser|
PC-1129 was launched at Defoe Shipbuilding Company in Bay City, Michigan in early 1943. She was sunk on 31 January 1945 by a Japanese suicide boat off the coast of Luzon in the Philippines. PC-1129 was one of three major ships built at Defoe Shipbuilding Company that were lost during World War II that were; the others were USS Rich (DE-695) and the United States Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba (WPG-77).
This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships.
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