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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
Nan - Queen - Easy - William

PC-461 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 8 August 1942 by the Consolidated Shipbuilding Co., Morris Heights, NY
  • Launched 3 October 1942
  • Commissioned 23 March 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register 17 April 1946
  • Transferred to the War Shipping Administration 7 June 1948 and sold
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 280 t.(lt) 450 t.(fl)
  • Length 173' 8"
  • Beam 23'
  • Draft 10' 10"
  • Speed 20.2 kts.
  • Complement 65
  • Armament: One 3"/50 dual purpose gun, one 40mm gun mount, three 20mm guns, two depth charge projectors and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 2,880bhp Hooven-Owen-Rentschler R-99DA diesel engines, Westinghouse single reduction gear, two shafts.

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    Size Image Description Source
    PC-1195 493k From the collection of Louis Coxe Charles Coxe
    PC-1195 231k c. 1945
    Crew photo
    Louis Coxe, second from left, kneeling
    From the collection of Louis Coxe

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