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SC-116



Call sign:
George - Tare - Jig - Pup

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Built at Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA
  • Commissioned 14 November 1917
  • Sold 24 June 1921 to Joseph G.Hitner, 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-116 66k SC-116 through 136 laid up at Norfolk Navy Yard. Dan Driver

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-116
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