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SC-80



Call sign:
George - Boy - Quack - Love

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by the Hiltebrant Dry Dock Co., Kingston, NY
  • Commissioned 18 December 1917
  • Sold 24 June 1921 to Joseph G. Hitner, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 26
  • Armament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three 220hp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-77 66k A group of chasers in Villefranche, France. Left to right (not including the leftmost vessel, the hull number of which is obscured): SC 77, SC 92, SC 93, SC 244, SC 81, SC 80, SC 130.
    The G. S. Dole Collection
    The Sub Chaser Archives
    SC-80 67k c. 1918
    Off Corfu, Greece
    The G. S. Dole Collection

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Hugo W. Blumenthal, USNRF - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)18 October 1917
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-80
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    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
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