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SC-1050



Call sign:
Nan - Dog - How - Able

ex-PC-1050


SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 4 May 1942 as PC-1050 by Ventnor Boat Works, Inc., West Atlantic City, NJ
  • Reclassified SC-1050 in April 1943
  • Launched 9 May 1943
  • Commissioned 8 August 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register 3 January 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission 20 November 1946
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 95 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17'
  • Draft 6' 6"(fl)
  • Speed 21 kts.
  • Complement 28
  • Armament: One 40mm gun mount, one or two twin .50 cal. machine guns, two or three depth charge projector "K Guns," 14 depth charges with six single release chocks and two sets Mk 20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles
  • Propulsion: Two 800bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-1050 133k c. 1943
    U.S. Navy photos
    Joe Radigan
    SC-1050 107k
    SC-1370 125k c. December 1943
    Bishop's Point, Oahu, HI
    SC-1370 between an unindentified SC and SC-1050. SC-1008 is at the opposite pier.
    Charles Martin

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-1050
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