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SC-1274



Call sign:
Nan - George - Jig - Victor

ex-PC-1274


SC-1274 served the Navies of the United States and the Philippines.

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 4 January 1943 as PC-1274 by the Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Quincy, MA
  • Reclassified SC-1274 in April 1943
  • Launched 22 May 1943
  • Commissioned USS SC-1274, 24 July 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register 26 February 1946
  • Transferred to the Philippines 2 July 1948 and named RPS Malampay Sound (AF 20)
  • Renamed RPS Ilocus Norte
  • Scrapped.

    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," two sets Mk 20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles 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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