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PTC-62


PTC-1 Class Motorboat Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down in 1943 as PTC-62 by Trumpy and Sons, Gloucester City, NJ
  • Reclassified as a Small Boat in August 1943
  • Completed in June 1944
  • Reclassified RPC-76
  • Transferred to the Soviet Union in July 1944 and reclassified SK-522
  • Reclassified CK-522
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 27 t.
  • Length 62.9'
  • Beam 15'
  • Draft 3.9'
  • Speed 25 kts.
  • Complement 12
  • Armamant: One 20mm mount, two twin .50 cal. machine guns and eight depth charges
  • Propulsion: Two 1260 hp gasoline engines, two shafts.
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    PTC-62 352k Photo from U.S. Small Combatants: An Illustrated Design History, by Norman Friedman Robert Hurst
    PTC-62 326k The main ASW battery consists entirely of side-dropped depth-charge. Note covered 20mm gun amidships, and the two covered mg mounts port and starboardPhoto from U.S. Small Combatants: An Illustrated Design History, by Norman Friedman

    There is no DANFS history available for PTC-62
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