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SC-994



Call sign:
Nan - Charlie - Nan - Queen

ex-PC-994


SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 16 November 1942 as PC-994 by the George W. Kneass Co., San Francisco, CA
  • Reclassified SC-994 in April 1943
  • Launched 24 May 1943
  • Commissioned 22 July 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register 8 January 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission 2 October 1946
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 148 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17'
  • Draft 6' 6"
  • Speed 15.6 kts.
  • Complement 28
  • Armament: One 40mm mount, two .50 cal. machine guns, two depth charge projector "K Guns," and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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