U.S. Army Mine Craft (MP, JMP) Built Before WWII

Most recent update: April 8, 2017.


The records of mine craft being built for the Army are a bit murky.  If anyone can fill any of the gaps in this table, please e-mail it to timcolton@aol.com.  

Shipbuilder Location Hull # Original Name Type Tons Built Disposition
      Alexander

MP

     
      Jessup MP      
Neafie & Levy Philadelphia PA 976 Col. George Armistead MP 447 1904 Later Mary Foss 1935, to USN 1942 as Dekanawida (YT 334), Agnes Foss 1947, Celtic 1972, deleted 1987
Neafie & Levy Philadelphia PA  977 Maj. Samuel Ringgold MP 447 1904 Later Sea Salvor 1924, scrapped 1948
Neafie & Levy Philadelphia PA  978 Gen. Henry Knox MP 447 1904 Later Chan Hing 1926, Vincent Davin 1931, wrecked in Annam 1937
Neafie & Levy Philadelphia PA 979 Col. Henry J. Hunt

MP

447

1904  
Fore River SB Quincy MA   159 Gen. Robert Anderson

 JMP

 153 1908 Presumed scrapped after WWII
Fore River SB Quincy MA   160 Gen. Richard Arnold

 JMP

 153 1908 Lost 1942
Fore River SB Quincy MA   161 Gen. R. B. Ayres

 JMP

 153 1908 Later H R Carter 1932, General Patrick W Guiney 1938, scrapped 1955 
Fore River SB Quincy MA   162 Gen. J. M. Brannan

 JMP

 153 1908 Later Frank W Spencer, Charles H Harper, abandoned 1979
Fore River SB Quincy MA   163 Gen. Harvey Brown

 JMP

 153 1909 Later Vulcan 1923, Vivian Powell 1942 
Fore River SB Quincy MA   164 Gen. G. W. Getty

 JMP

 153 1909 Deleted before WWII
Fore River SB Quincy MA   165 Gen. R. H. Jackson

 JMP

 153 1909 Later Three Bros 1938, Fort Sumter 194x
Fore River SB Quincy MA   166 Gen. A. M. Randol

 JMP

 153 1909 Presumed scrapped after WWII
Willamette Iron & Steel Portland OR    Capt. Gregory Barrett

 JMP

 153 1909 Later Gordon 1918, Mathilda Foss 1936, to USN 1942 as Skenandoa (YT 336), Mathilda Foss 1946, Roxanne, sank 1978
Willamette Iron & Steel Portland OR    Capt. James Fornance

 JMP

 153 1909  
Pusey & Jones Wilmington DE 335 Gen. E. O. C. Ord 

MP

590 1909 Scrapped 1948
New York SB Camden NJ 75 Gen. Samuel M. Mills MP 590 1909 Later Pequot (WARC 58), sold 1947
New York SB Camden NJ 76 Gen. John M. Schofield MP 590 1909  
New York SB Camden NJ 77 Gen. Royal T. Frank MP 590 1909  
Newport News SB Newport News VA 114 Joseph Henry MP 601 1909 Built for the Signal Corps, later Thalis O. Milissios 1946, preserved in Piraeus 1983
New York SB Camden NJ 194 Gen. William M. Graham MP 641 1917 Later Panama City 1947, scrapped 1948
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. George F. E. Harrison MP 704 1919  
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Gen. Absalom Baird MP 704 1919  
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Gen. J. Franklin Bell MP 704 1919 Scrapped 1948
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Brig. Gen. Edmund Kirby MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1924 as Ilex, sold 1947, burnt in Newfoundland 1948
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Gen. Wallace F. Randolph MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1927 as Lupine, sold 1947
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Gen. John P. Story MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1927 as Acacia, sunk by U-boat 1942
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. Albert Todd MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1924 as Lotus, sold 1946
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. Garland N. Whistler MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1923 as Spruce, sold 1946
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. John V. White MP 704 1919 To USLHS 1927 as Speedwell, sold 1947 as Santa Patricia, scrapped 1956
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. Card

 JMP

535 1919 Later Mackinaw City 1923, Brig. Gen. William E. Horton 1940, scrapped 1954
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. Pond

 JMP

535 1919 Later Saint Ignace 1923, Brig. Gen. Arthur W. Yates 1940, scrapped 1954
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Col. Clayton

 JMP

535 1919 Converted to a clubhouse 1954
Fabricated SB Milwaukee WI   Gen. Rochester

 JMP

535 1919 Later Michael J. Perkins 1923, scrapped 1950
Rocky River DD Rocky River OH   Capt. Samuel C. Cardwell

 JMP

177

1919 To USPHS 1923, scrapped 1934
Rocky River DD Rocky River OH   Lt. Harold B. Douglas

 JMP

177

1919 Sold 1924 to Cary Davis Tug & Barge as Douglas, abandoned 1956
Rocky River DD Rocky River OH   Capt. Edwin C. Long

 JMP

177

1919 To USLHS 1922 as Sundew, sold 1941 to Atlantic Tug, scrapped 1959
Rocky River DD Rocky River OH   Capt. Edward P. Nones

 JMP

177

1919 Sold to Panamanian interests 1932
Rocky River DD Rocky River OH   Capt. Fred L. Perry

 JMP

177

1919 Sold to Reinauer Yachts 1934, to Merritt-Chapman 1943 as barge Consort, scrapped 1947
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 51 Col. Robert G. Gildart

 JMP

170 1921  
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 52 Lt. Col. Herman C. Schumm

 JMP

170 1921  
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 53 Maj. Carl A. Lohr

 JMP

170 1921  
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 54 Maj. Lester E. Moreton

 JMP

170 1921 Sold 1929 as J. J. Kinyoun 
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 55 Maj. Albert G. Jenkins

 JMP

170 1921 Sold to Oil Transport Co. 1951 as tug Bayou Plaquemine, later Courier 1966, scrapped 1972 
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 56 Maj. William P. Pence

 JMP

170 1921 Later Helen Miller 1938,  Jane Frank 1963
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 57 Maj. Clarence M. Condon

 JMP

170 1921  
Defoe Boat Works West Bay City MI 58 Maj. John W. McKie

 JMP

170 1921 Sold to Inland Waterways Corp. 1932, abandoned 1940
Pusey & Jones Wilmington DE 435 Lt. Col. Ellery W. Niles     MP 840 1937 Sold to Marine Acoustical Services 1965 as F. V. Hunt, reefed in the Florida Keys 1985