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USCGC Talley
ex-USS SC-334



Call sign:
George - Cast - Have - Dog


SC-334 served both the U. S. Navy and Coast Guard

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Built by the Barrett Shipbuilding Co., Mobile, AL
  • Commissioned USS SC-334, 4 March 1918
  • Transferred to the Coast Guard and commissioned USCGC Talley 4 February 1920 at New Orleans, LA
  • Named for a member of the torpedoed USCGC Tampa, lost during World War I
  • She was sent to the Brazos River in June 1920
  • Sold 2 October 1922
  • Fate unknown.

    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-45, 334, 110 & 47 68k The four inboard chasers are SC-46, SC-334, SC-110 and SC-47
    Photo from "Sweeping the North Sea Mine Barrage" by the U.S. Navy North Sea Minesweeping Detachment
    Joe Radigan

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS H. P. Clark, USNRF1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-334
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