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SC-1633


SC-1633 built for Thailand.

SC-1627 Class Submarine Chaser: Laid down in 1955 as SC-1633 by the South Coast Co., Newport Beach, CA; Transferred to Thailand as SC-32; Reclassified as SC-8; Scrapped in 1973.

Specifications: Displacement 169 t.; Length 119'; Beam 20'; Draft 6.2'; Speed 15.5 kts.; Complement 27; Armament one 40-mm, three 20-mm, one mousetrap, two depth charge racks and two k-guns; Propulsion diesel,
two shafts.


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Size Image Description Source
SC-1633
SC-1633 131k 5 April 1955
Port bow view off South Coast Co., Newport Beach
National Archives photo
Dan Treadwell
SC-1633 100k 5 April 1955
Stern view off South Coast Co., Newport Beach
National Archives photo
Dan Treadwell
SC-1633 137k 5 April 1955
Port quarter view off South Coast Co., Newport Beach
National Archives photo
Dan Treadwell
SC-1633 111k 5 April 1955
Port beam view off South Coast Co., Newport Beach
National Archives photo
Dan Treadwell
SC-1633 126k 5 April 1955
Bow view off South Coast Co., Newport Beach
National Archives photo
Dan Treadwell
RTN SC-32
SC-1633 47k . Robert Hurst

There is no DANFS history available for SC-1633
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