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PC-1205



Call sign:
Nan - Queen - King - Jig

PC-592 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 14 March 1943 by the Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, NY
  • Launched 29 April 1943
  • Commissioned 26 August 1943
  • Decommissioned 28 September 1946
  • Struck from the Naval Register 23 June 1947
  • Transferred to the War Shipping Administration 1 July 1948 and sold
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 450 t.
  • 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, five 20mm guns, two rocket launchers, and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 1,440bhp Hooven-Owen-Rentschler R-99DA diesel engines, Westinghouse single reduction gear, two shafts.

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    Size Image Description Source
    PC-1205 553k 29 April 1943
    From the collection of Robert W. Pace, GM 1/c
    Robert David Pace
    PC-1205 388k

    There is no DANFS history currently available for PC-1205
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