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SC-129


SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down in 1917 by the Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA
  • Commissioned 17 January 1918
  • Sold 24 June 1921 to Joseph G. Hitner of Philadelphia, PA
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110'
  • Beam 14' 8.75"
  • Max Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
  • Armament: One single 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three Standard 220hp gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-129 102k Joe Radigan
    SC-129 1209k Photo courtesy of Walter P. Groszman from The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage by Ray Millholland Tommy Trampp
    SC-129 199k Photo courtesy of Walter P. Groszman from The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage by Ray Millholland
    SC-129 571k Photo by F. D. Heines from The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage by Ray Millholland
    SC-129 182k Photo from The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage by Ray Millholland
    SC-129 169k Photo courtesy of A. E. Loebl from The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage by Ray Millholland

    Commanding Officers
    01LTJG M. Jacoby, USNRF1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-28
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