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USS Brunswick (ATS 3)

- decommissioned -

USS BRUNSWICK was the third and final EDENTON - class Rescue and Salvage Ship. Decommissioned on March 8, 1996, the BRUNSWICK was sold to South Korea on August 29, 1996, and was subsequently stricken from the Navy list on December 12, 1996. In South Korea, the ship entered naval service as KWANG YANG.

General Characteristics:Keel laid: May 27, 1968
Launched: October 14, 1969
Commissioned: December 19, 1972
Decommissioned: March 8, 1996
Builder: Brooke Marine, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, United Kingdom
Propulsion system: diesel
Propellers: two
Length: 282.5 feet (86.1 meters)
Beam: 49.9 feet (15.2 meters)
Draft: 15.1 feet (4.6 meters)
Displacement: approx. 3,100 tons
Speed: 16 knots
Armament: two 20mm guns
Crew: 8 officers and 88 enlisted


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Crew List:

This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS BRUNSWICK. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.


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