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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


SC-399 was built for France.

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser: Laid down in 1918 as SC-399 at New York Yacht, Launch and Engine Co.,Morris Heights, NY; Transferred to France upon completion. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 85 t; Length 110"; Beam 14' 9"; Max Draft (fl) 5' 8"; Speed 18kts; Armament one single 3"/23 gun mount, two 7.62mm machine guns, one dcp "Y Gun"; Complement 26; Propulsion three 660bhp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.

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SC-401 81k SC-400, SC-399 and SC-401 still wearing their U.S. Navy hull numbers prior to being transferred to France The Sub Chaser Archives

There is no DANFS history available for SC-399
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