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SC-177



SC-177 call sign:
George - Tare - Love - Dog

ex-SC-405


SC-405 was built for France.

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down in 1918 as SC-405 by the Rocky River Dry Dock Co., Rocky River, OH
  • Transferred to France on completion
  • Damaged her rudder in transit by grounding, SC-177 was transferred to France in her place and was reclassified C-84
  • SC-405 was reclassified SC-177, repaired and commissioned in the U.S. Navy
  • 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-405 96k . Historical Collections of the Great Lakes

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-405
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