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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
Nan - Oboe - Fox - Xray

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down at Elco Co., Bayonne, NJ
  • Commissioned USS SC-93, 5 December 1917
  • Sold 20 December 1921 to Edward Samara of New York, NY as the miscellaneous use vessel Marie
  • Registered in 1927 to Dorothy S. Krayer of New York as the yacht Marie
  • Registered in 1931 to Charles F. Garrow of Bayonne, NJ as the passenger vessel Marie
  • Registered in 1933 to Thomas P. McCue of Long Island, NY as the passenger vessel Marie
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 85 t.
    1927 - 78 t.
  • Length 110'
    1927 - 104.3'
  • Beam 14' 8.75"
    1927 - 14.9'
  • Draft 5' 8"
    1927 - 8.3'
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
    1926 - Four
    1927 - One
    1931 - Three
    1933 - Four
  • Armament: One single 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"
  • Propulsion: Three Standard 220hp gasoline engines, three shafts
    1921 - Removed one main engine and shaft.

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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-77 66k A group of chasers in Villefranche, France. Left to right (not including the leftmost vessel: SC 77, SC 92, SC 93, SC 244, SC 81, SC 80,
    and SC 130
    The G. S. Dole Collection
    The Sub Chaser Archives
    SC-93 102k At Malta
    The G. S. Dole Collection
    SC-90, 92 & 93 249k SC-90, SC-93 and SC-92 The United States World War One Centennial Commission website

    Commanding Officers
    01LTJG George S. Dole, USNRF1918 - 1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-93
    Additional Resources and Websites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
    Back To The Main Photo Index Back To the Patrol Craft/Gunboat/Submarine Chaser Index Back to the 110' Submarine Chaser (SC) Photo Index

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