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PC-1131



PC-1131 call sign:
Nan - George - Peter - Uncle


PC-1131 served the Navies of the United States and the Philippines.



Bohol call sign:
Delta - Uniform - November - Victor

PC-461 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 22 October 1942 by the Defoe Shipbuilding Corp., Bay City, MI
  • Launched 17 December 1942
  • Commissioned USS PC-1131, 28 July 1943
  • Transferred in June 1948 to the Philippines, on loan, and named RPS Bohol (PS 22)
  • Scrapped in 1969.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 280 t.(lt), 450 t.(fl)
  • Length 173' 8"
  • Beam 23'
  • Draft 10' 10"
  • Speed 20.2 kts.
  • Complement 65
  • Armament: 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 tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 1,440bhp General Motors 16-258S diesel engines, Farrel-Birmingham single reduction gear, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    PC-1131 239k c. 1965
    Photo from the 1967/1968 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships
    Mike Green
    PC-1131 57k c. 1968
    Philippine Navy photo
    Robert Hurst

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