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SC-419



Call sign (1924):
Nan - Oboe - Zed - Rush


Call sign (1919):
George - Have - Pup - Nan

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Built by the Great Lakes Boat Building Corp., Milwaukee, WI
  • Delivered 22 November 1918
  • Never commissioned
  • Used as a Naval Reserve Training vessel in the Great Lakes after World War I
  • Sold 27 April 1927 to Alfred J. Lowengrund of Kodiak, AK
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110"
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 26
  • Armament: One single 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three Standard 220bhp gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-419 64k . Historical Collections of the Great Lakes
    SC-419 93k At Michigan City, Indiana as a Naval Reserve Training Ship after World War One.
    U.S. Navy photo NH 42596
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