Republic of Korea – Corvettes and Patrol Vessels

Republic of Korea Corvettes and Patrol Vessels

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Pohang Class LOA 290′ TDISP 1,200 tons (14 active, 9 retired, 2 preserved, 1 sunk)

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ROKS Yeosu PCC-765 Nov. 2015. Credit: 대한민국 국군 Republic of Korea Armed Forces, CC BY-SA 2.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

Pohang Jinhae 2018ROKS Pohang PCC-756 (1984 – 2009) Museum Ship at Pohang ROKS Pohang Museum ship Pohang 2017

ROKS Cheonan PCC-772 (1989-2010) Sunk by an apparent North Korean submarine-launched torpedo with the loss of 46 sailors. The major sections of the wreck were later raised, taken to Pyeongtaek naval base and investigated. The wreck is now on display as a memorial exhibit.

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The forward section of the salvaged ROKS Cheonan wreck. Credit: 대한민국 국군 Republic of Korea Armed Forces, CC BY-SA 2.0 , via Wikimedia Commons

ROKS Cheonan wreck Pyeongtaek 2013

Yoon Youngha Class Patrol Vessel LOA 207′ TDISP 570′ (19 active, 4 building) one variant is smaller

ROKS PKK patrol
Hyun Sihak PKG-718, 2009 대한민국 국군 Republic of Korea Armed Forces [CC BY-SA 2.0]
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