Willamette Iron & Steel Corp., Portland OR

WWII Construction Record

Willamette Iron & Steel was a small pre-war shipbuilder, in continuous operation since 1904.  It also built small naval auxiliaries, minesweepers, patrol craft, submarine chasers, and non-self-propelled lighters.  Willamette continued as a repair yard and occasional shipbuilder after the war but closed in the 1990s.

Name Type Pennant # FY Keel Laid Launched Delivered Disposition
Catskill AP 106 1940 12-Jul-41 19-May-42 30-Jun-44 Reclassified 1943 as CM 6, 1944 as LSV 1, 1956 as MCS 1, scrapped 1971
Ozark AP 107 1940 7-Dec-41 16-Jun-42 23-Sep-44 Reclassified 1943 as CM 7, 1944 as LSV 2, 1956 as MCS 2, sunk as target 1975
Bond AM 152 1942 11-Apr-42 21-Oct-42 30-Aug-43 To USSR 1943 as T 593, scrapped 1960
Buoyant AM 153 1942 15-Apr-42 24-Nov-42 30-Sep-43 To China 1946
Candid AM 154 1942 27-Apr-42 14-Oct-42 31-Oct-43 To USSR 1943 as T 594, scrapped 1956
Capable AM 155 1942 12-May-42 16-Nov-42 5-Nov-43 To USSR 1943 as T 595, scrapped 1954
Captivate AM 156 1942 12-May-42 1-Dec-42 30-Nov-43 To USSR 1943 as T 596, scrapped 1954
Caravan AM 157 1942 16-May-42 27-Oct-42 21-Jan-44 To USSR 1943 as T 597, scrapped 1954
Caution AM 158 1942 23-May-42 7-Dec-42 10-Feb-44 To USSR 1943 as T 598, scrapped 1954
Change AM 159 1942 23-May-42 15-Dec-42 28-Feb-44 Scrapped 1960
Clamor AM 160 1942 26-May-42 15-Dec-42 14-Mar-44 Scrapped 1959
Climax AM 161 1942 26-May-42 9-Jan-43 24-Mar-44 Scrapped 1959
Compel AM 162 1942 26-May-42 16-Jan-43 8-Apr-44 Scrapped 1960
Concise AM 163 1942 15-Jun-42 25-Apr-43 25-Apr-44 Scrapped 1959
Control AM 164 1942 15-Jun-42 28-Jan-43 11-May-44 Scrapped 1959
Counsel AM 165 1942 15-Jun-42 17-Feb-43 7-May-44 Scrapped 1973
No name PCE 891 1942 28-Oct-42 24-Apr-43 15-Jun-44 To the Philippines 1948 as Pangasinan (PS 31)
No name PCE 892 1942 28-Oct-42 1-May-43 8-Jul-44 Named Somerset 1956, to Korea 1961 as Ryul Po (PCE 58)
No name PCE 893 1942 27-Oct-42 8-May-43 25-Jul-44 To Cuba 1947 as Siboney (H 101)
No name PCE 894 1942 7-Dec-42 15-May-43 10-Aug-44 Named Farmington 1956, to Burma 1965 as Yan Taing Dong
No name PCE 895 1942 2-Dec-42 18-May-43 30-Oct-44 Named Crestview 1956, to Vietnam 1961 as Dong Da II (H Q 07), to the Philippines 1975 as Sultan Kudarat (PS 22)
No name PCE 896 1942 2-Dec-42 22-May-43 27-Nov-44 To USCG 1964, to Korea 1974
No name PCE 897 1942 16-Dec-42 3-Aug-43 6-Jan-45 To the Philippines 1948 as Iloilo (PS 32)
No name PCE 898 1942 16-Dec-42 3-Aug-43 24-Jan-45 To Korea 1974
No name PCE 899 1942 11-Jan-43 11-Aug-43 17-Mar-45 Named Lamar 1956, to USCG 1964 as Lamar, scrapped 1971
No name PCE 900 1942 11-Jan-43 11-Aug-43 12-Apr-45 Named Groton 1956, scrapped 1960
No name PCE 901 1942 10-May-43 8-Jul-43 30-Oct-44 Reclassified 1944 as Parris Island (AG 72), sold 1948 to Honduran owners
No name PCE 902 1942 29-Jan-43 28-Aug-43 30-Apr-45 Named Portage 1956, scrapped 1973
No name PCE 903 1942 18-Feb-43 6-Sep-43 16-May-45 Named Batesburg 1956, to Korea 1961 as Sa Chon (PCE 59)
No name PCE 904 1942 18-Feb-43 6-Sep-43 31-May-45 Named Gettysburg 1956, scrapped 1960
Adjutant AM 351 1943 30-Aug-43 17-Jun-44   Cancelled
Bittern AM 352 1943 10-Sep-43 11-Apr-44   Cancelled
Breakdown AM 353 1943 18-Sep-43 4-Jul-44   Cancelled
Cariama AM 354 1943 12-Oct-43 1-Jul-44   Cancelled
Chukor AM 355 1943 11-Dec-43 15-Jul-44   Cancelled
Creddock AM 356 1943 10-Nov-43 22-Jul-44 18-Dec-45 To Burma 1967 as Yan Gyi Aung (M 42)
Dipper AM 357 1943 19-Nov-43 26-Jul-44 26-Dec-45 Scrapped 1961
Dotterel AM 358 1943 20-Nov-43 5-Aug-44   Cancelled
Drake AM 359 1943 24-Nov-43 12-Aug-44 15-Aug-45 Reclassified 1945 as YDG 11, later Ampere (ADG 11), sold 1962 to Philippine owners
Driver AM 360 1943 29-Nov-43 19-Aug-44   Cancelled
Dunlin AM 361 1943 29-Jan-43 26-Aug-43 16-Feb-45 To China 1946
Gadwall AM 362 1943 24-May-43 15-Jul-43 26-Dec-45 Scrapped 1967
Gavia AM 363 1943 8-Jul-43 18-Sep-43 23-Jul-45 To China 1946 as Yung Chun (AM 52)
Graylag AM 364 1943 15-Jul-43 4-Dec-43 31-Aug-45 Scrapped 1967
Harlequin AM 365 1943 3-Aug-43 3-Jun-44 31-Aug-45 To Mexico 1962 as DM 20
Harrier AM 366 1943 11-Aug-43 7-Jun-44 31-Oct-45 Sold 1964 to private owners
Hummer AM 367 1943       Cancelled
Jackdaw AM 368 1943       Cancelled
Medrick AM 369 1943       Cancelled
Minah AM 370 1943       Cancelled