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SC-117

Burned 22 December 1917

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser: Laid down, (date unknown) at Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA; Launched, (date unknown); Commissioned in November 1917; Burned 22 December 1917 off Fortress Monroe Lighthouse, Hampton, VA.

Specifications: Displacement 85 t; Length 110"; Beam 14' 8.75"; Max Draft (fl) 5' 8"; Speed 18kts; Armament one single 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, one dcp "Y Gun"; Complement two officers, 25 enlisted; Endurance 1,000 nm @ 12 kts; Propulsion, three Standard 660 hp gasoline engines, three screws.


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