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SC-206



Call sign:
George - Boy - Watch - Quack

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Built by the General Shipbuilding and Aero Corp., Alexandria, VA
  • Commissioned 25 April 1918
  • Sold 1 June 1921 to T. A. Parcels of New York, NY
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • 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
  • Propulsion: Three 220bhp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    SC-222 109k Group of chasers, possibly at Brest, France. Left to right: SC 271, SC 164, SC 272, SC 343, SC 181, SC 222, SC 254, SC 356, SC 323, SC 206, SC 346. En route home or to post-war assignements. During the war all of these chasers served at Queenstown, Ireland (and most also served at Plymouth, England). After the war, half a dozen from this group went on to serve in the clearing of the North Sea mine barrage. The Sub Chaser Archives

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Clarence B. Pitt, USNRF - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)25 April 1918
    02ENS Martin X. Smith, USNRF - Awarded the Navy Cross (1920)1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-206
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