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SC-1335 served the Navies of the United States and France.

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 15 September 1942 as PC-1335 by the Thomas Knutson Ship Building Corp., Halesite, Long Island, NY
  • Reclassified SC-1335 in April 1943
  • Launched 5 June 1943
  • Commissioned USS SC-1335, 12 August 1943
  • Transferred to France and reclassified CH-52, 12 November 1943
  • Fate unknown.


  • 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," two sets Mk 20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 1,540bhp General Motors (Electro-Motive Div.) 16-184A diesel engines, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-1335 138k
    SC-1335 77k 11 August 1943
    Long Island Sound, NY
    Robert Hurst
    SC-1335 104k 11 August 1943
    Long Island Sound, NY
    National Archives photo
    Dan Treadwell

    Commanding Officers
    01LT George A. Doyle, D-V(G), USNR12 November 1943 (Transfer to France)
    Courtesy Brian Plonsky

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-1335
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