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SC-260



Call sign:
George - Tare - Mike - Quack

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by George Lawley and Sons, Neponset, MA
  • Commissioned 12 January 1918
  • Sold 14 October 1924 to the Florida Boat Co. of Washington, DC
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 26
  • Armament: One single 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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    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Silas Stanley Kent, USNRF - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)12 January 1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-260
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