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SC-100



Call sign:
George - Boy - Rush - King

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by the Elco Co., Bayonne, NJ
  • Commissioned 2 March 1918
  • Sold 24 June 1921 to Joseph G. Hitner, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 98 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17' 11"
  • Draft 6' 6"(fl)
  • Speed 15.6 kts.
  • Complement 27
  • Armament: One 3"/23 mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, and one depth charge projector (Y-gun)
  • Propulsion: Three 220hp gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-100 117k National Archives photo RG-111-SC-160136 Dan Treadwell

    Commanding Officers
    01LT Ludwig William Gumz, USN - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)
    Retired as Commander
    2 March 1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-100
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
    The Sub Chaser Archives
    by Todd Woofenden
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