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SC-1074 served the Navies of the United States and the Soviet Union

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Originally planned as PC-1074
  • Reclassified SC-1074 and laid down 20 April 1943 as by the Mathis Yacht Bldg. Co., Camden, NJ (renamed John Trumpy and Sons)
  • Launched 12 July 1943
  • Commissioned 28 July 1943
  • Transferred to the Soviet Union 14 September 1943 and reclassified BO-207
  • Assigned to Polyarny, Murmansk 24 November 1943
  • Heavily damaged by bombing 9 May 1944 and grounded at Kuvshinskaya Salma, Murmansk
  • Raised, rebuilt and used between 15 January - 12 March 1945 as a training vessel
  • Struck from the Naval Register 25 June 1956 and sunk off Kildinsky, Murmansk by agreement with the United States.


  • Displacement 148 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17'
  • Draft 6' 6"
  • Speed 21 kts.
  • Complement 28
  • Armament: One 40mm gun mount, two .50 cal. machine guns, two depth charge projector "K Gun," and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 1,540bhp General Motors (Electro-Motive Div.) 16-184A diesel engines, two shafts.
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