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SC-192



Call sign (1919):
George - Boy - Vice - Rush


Call sign (1924):
Nan - Oboe - Mike - Nan

SC-192 served both the U. S. Navy and the Sea Scouts


SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by the General Shipbuilding and Aero Corp., Alexandria, VA
  • Delivered and commissioned 15 April 1918
  • Transferred to the Sea Scouts/Boy Scouts of America 15 May 1937 at Baltimore, MD
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 85 t.
  • Length 110'
  • Beam 14' 9"
  • Draft (fl) 5' 8"
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
  • Armament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns and one depth charge projector
  • Propulsion: Three 220bhp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-104 395k Inboard profile, inboard arrangement, deck plan, 110 foot U.S. submarine chaser
    U.S. Navy photo NH 83619
    Naval History and Heritage Command

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS G. N. Gannon, USNRF1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-192
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
    The Sub Chaser Archives
    by Todd Woofenden
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