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SC-1482



Call sign:
Nan - Uncle - King - Queen


SC-1482 served the Navies of the United States and the Soviet Union

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 18 May 1943 at Rice Brothers, Rockport, TX
  • Launched 14 December 1943
  • Commissioned USS SC-1482, 27 June 1944
  • Transferred to the Soviet Union 8 August 1944 and reclassified BO-232 and placed in service
  • Placed out of service 25 November 1946 and laid up
  • Sunk 25 June 1956 off the Kildinskiy Reach by agreement with the United States.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 95 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17'
  • Draft 6' 6"
  • Speed 21 kts.
  • Complement 28
  • Armament: One 40mm gun mount, three 20mm mounts, one or two twin .50 cal. machine guns, two or three depth charge projector "K Guns", 14 depth charges with six single release chocks, two
    sets Mk20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles
  • Propulsion: Two 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, two shafts.
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