UNDERWAY! 2022 Wall Calendar AVAILABLE - CLICK HERE
For RATING SHIRTS - Click on your Rating Abbreviation below:
AB AC AD AE AG AK AM AO AQ AS AT AW AX AZ BM BT BU
CE CM CS CT DC DK DM DP DS DT EA EM EN EO ET EW
FC FT GM GS (53-61) GS (78-Now) HM HT IC IM IS IT JO LI LN LS
MA (48-67) MA (72-Now) ME ML MM MN MR MS MT MU NAVY NC ND OM OS OT
PC PH PM PN PR QM RD (WW2) RD (48-72) RM SD SF SH SK SM
SO ST SV SW TM UT WT YN NAVY DIVER


U.S.S. PELICAN

(MHC-53)


Click to view crew list
 

USS PELICAN (MHC-53) - an Osprey-class coastal minehunter

In Commission 1995 to 2007

MHC-53 Deployments - Major Events

Add a MHC-53 Shellback Initiation Add a MHC-53 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1991-Keel Date: 6 JUN 1991
at Intermarine USA
FEB1993-Launch Date: 27 FEB 1993
NOV1995-Commissioned: 18 NOV 1995
MAR2007-Decommissioned: 16 MAR 2007

MHC-53 General Specifications

Class: Osprey-class coastal minehunter

Named for: Pelican

Complement: 5 Officers and 46 Enlisted

Displacement: 839 tons

Length: 188 feet

Beam: 38 feet

Flank Speed: 12 knots

Final Disposition: Sold to Greece 16 March 2007