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SC-92



Call sign:
George - Tare - Jig - King

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by the Elco Co., Bayonne, NJ
  • Commissioned 5 December 1917
  • Decommissioned 13 July 1919 at Charleston, SC
  • Sold 24 June 1921 to Joseph G. Hitner of Philadelphia, PA
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • Draft 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 26
  • Armament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three 220hp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    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, and SC 130
    The G. S. Dole Collection
    The Sub Chaser Archives

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Joseph H. Mundy, USNRF - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)5 December 1917
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-92
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    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
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