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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive
George - Cast - Dog - Love
Call sign (1924):
Nan - Oboe - Quack - George
SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:Laid down in 1918 by the New York Yacht, Launch and Engine Co., Morris Heights, NYCommissioned USS SC-242, 8 April 1918Sold 11 May 1921 to the C. P. Comerford Co., Lowell, MARegistered in 1927 to Frank Scalli of Charlestown, MA as the fishing boat Mao IVFate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 85 t.78 t.Length 110'1927 - 104.3'Beam 14' 9"1927 - 15'Draft 5' 8"8.1'Speed 18 kts.Complement 271927 - EightArmament: One 3"/23 gun mount, two .30 cal. machine guns, and one depth charge projector "Y Gun"Propulsion: Three 220hp Standard gasoline engines, three shafts.
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||SC-183, SC-51 and SC-242
|01||ENS William Haack, USNRF||1918 - 1919|
There is no DANFS history available for SC-242
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