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SC-201



Call sign (1919):
George - Boy - Watch - King


Call sign (1919):
Nan - Oboe - Nan - Boy

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by the General Shipbuilding and Aero Corp., Alexandria, VA
  • Commissioned USS SC-201, 23 April 1918
  • Decommissioned 19 August 1919 at Charleston, SC
  • Sold 6 June 1922 to H. H. Dickson of Charleston
  • Registered in 1926 to W. K. Bradford of Charleston, SC as the freight boat Louise
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
    1926 - 83 t.
  • Length 110'
    1926 - 104.9'
  • Beam 14' 9"
    1926 - 14.7'
  • Draft 5' 8"
    1926 - 9.3'
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
    1926 - Eight
  • Armament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns and one depth charge projector
  • Propulsion: Three 220bhp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-104 395k Inboard profile, inboard arrangement, deck plan, 110 foot U.S. submarine chaser
    U.S. Navy photo NH 83619
    Naval History and Heritage Command

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-201
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