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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive
Nan - Fox - Queen - William
Courtesy of Raymond Hubsch
PC-1086 served the Navies of the United States, France and Cambodia.
PC-461 Class Submarine Chaser:Laid down 13 February 1943 by George Lawley and Sons, Neponset, MALaunched 24 April 1943Commissioned USS PC-1086, 19 January 1944Decommissioned in January 1947 and laid up in the Pacific Reserve Fleet Columbia River GroupTransferred to France and named Flamberge (P 631), 2 March 1951 at Bremerton, WATransferred to Cambodia and renamed Cambodia (E 111)Decommissioned 16 February 1956Fate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 280 t.(lt), 450 t.(fl)Length 173' 8"Beam 23'Draft 10' 10"Speed 20.2 kts.Complement 65Armament: One 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, one 40mm gun mount, three 20mm guns, two rocket launchers, four depth charge projectors, and two depth charge tracksPropulsion: Two 1,440bhp General Motors 16-278A diesel engines, Farrel-Birmingham single reduction gear, two shafts.
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||23 August 1944
LT Charles H. Carter, front row, seated, 3rd from left
From the collection of Charles Hanna Carter
|Flamberge (P 631)
||c. April 1951
Flamberge (P 631)
||c. April 1951
Original French crew of Flamberge
There is no DANFS History currently available for PC-1086
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