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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
George - Tare - Rush - Dog

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Built by the College Point Boat Co., College Point, NY
  • Commissioned 14 November 1917
  • Sold 26 May 1921 to Henry A. Hitner and Sons Co. of Philadelphia, PA
  • Fate unknown.


  • 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 screws.
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    SC-125 92k Undated postcard of chasers in Ponta Delgada, Azores. Front row includes SC 125, SC 325 and SC 349 The Sub Chaser Archives

    Commanding Officers
    01LTJG Walter A. Martin, USN - Awarded the Navy Cross (1918)14 November 1917
    02LTJG Andrew Colby Little, USN1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan and Wolfgang Hechler

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-349
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
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