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SC-165



Call sign:
George - Boy - Tare - Quack

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down at Howard E. Wheeler, Brooklyn, NY
  • Commissioned 23 March 1918
  • Destroyed by fire 25 August 1920.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110'
  • Beam 14' 8.75"
  • Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
  • Armament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30-cal machine guns, and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three 220hp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-165 137k Courtesy of William H. Davis, 1977
    Naval History and Heritage Command, photo NH 85403
    Mike Green

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Marsden B. Candler, USNRF1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-165
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
    The Sub Chaser Archives
    by Todd Woofenden
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