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Submarine Chaser Photo Archive


Call sign:
Nan - Tare - Oboe - George


SC-1364 served the Navies of the United States and the Soviet Union

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 28 November 1942 as PC-1364 by The Peyton Co., Newport Beach, CA
  • Reclassified SC-1364 in April 1943
  • Launched 10 July 1943
  • Commissioned USS SC-1364, 13 November 1943
  • Transferred to the Soviet Union 17 August 1945 and reclassified BO-331
  • Joined the Pacific Fleet 3 September 1945
  • Placed out of service 3 June 1953 and reclassified as a training vessel
  • Laid up 15 April 1955
  • Scrapped 28 August 1956.


  • 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-1364 117k National Archives photo Dan Treadwell
    SC-1364 130k 10 July 1943
    National Archives photo
    USS SC-1364
    SC-1364 87k c. November 1943
    Broadside view at full speed
    National Archives photo
    Dan Treadwell
    SC-1364 168k
    SC-1364 201k c. November 1943
    Port quarter view at half speed
    National Archives photo

    Commanding Officers
    01LTJG R. H. Sheen, USNR1945
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-1364
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