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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
George - Tare - Pup - Have

Call sign (1919):
Nan - Oboe - Tare - Cast

SC-1 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down by Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA
  • Commissioned USS SC-295, 13 April 1918
  • Sold 10 April 1922 to K. H. Scheel of Seattle, WA
  • Registered in 1931 to H. A. Graf of Seattle as the yacht Harmony II
  • Registered in 1933 to the B and B Investment Co. of Seattle as the yacht Harmony II
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 85 t.
    1931 - 102 t.
    1933 102'
  • Length 110'
    1931 - 103.9'
  • Beam 14' 8.75"
    1933 - 14.7'
  • Draft 5' 8"
    1931 - 8.5'
  • Speed 18 kts.
  • Complement 27
    1931 - Three
  • Armament: 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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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-288 195k Line drawings by A. D. Baker, III from U.S. Small Combatants: An Illustrated Design History, by Norman Friedman Robert Hurst
    SC-288 122k

    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Wilbur Wheeler Bassett, USNRF13 April 1918
    02ENS Herbert C. Getman, USNRF1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-295
    Additional Resources and Websites of Interest
    Patrol Craft Sailors Association
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