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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
Nan - Tare - Mike - Zebra


SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 14 September 1942 as PC-1352 by the Vinyard Shipbuilding Co., Milford, DE
  • Reclassified SC-1352 and launched 21 April 1943
  • Commissioned 18 June 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register 26 February 1946
  • Disposed of 16 October 1946
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 103 t.
  • Length 110' 10"
  • Beam 17'
  • Draft 6' 6"
  • Speed 15.6 kts.
  • Complement 28
  • Armament: One 40mm mount, two .50 cal. machine guns, two depth charge projector "K Guns," two sets Mk 20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles and two depth charge tracks
  • Propulsion: Two 880bhp General Motors 8-268A diesel engines, Snow and Knobstedt single reduction gear, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SC-1352 40k Roger Tankersley, Jr.
    SC-1352 113k The crew
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    There is no DANFS history available for SC-1352
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