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SC-294



Call sign:
George - Tare - Pup - Fox

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down at Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA
  • Commissioned 25 March 1918
  • Sold 13 March 1922 to K. H. Scheel of Seattle, WA
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 8.75"
  • Draft 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-288 195k Line drawings by A. D. Baker, III from U.S. Small Combatants: An Illustrated Design History, by Norman Friedman Robert Hurst
    SC-288 122k
    Northern Pacific 124k USS Northern Pacific stranded off Fire Island, New York, after going aground on 1 January 1919. USS SC-294 and several boats are alongside.
    U.S. Navy photo NH 44756
    Naval Historical Center

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-294
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