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USCGC Air Waxwing (WAVR 478)
ex-USS SC-1367

Call sign:
Nan - Tare - Oboe - Peter


SC-1367 served both the U. S. Navy and Coast Guard

SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser:

  • Laid down 25 November 1942 as PC-1367 by the Wilmington Boat Works, Inc., Wilmington, CA
  • Reclassified SC-1367 in April 1943
  • Launched 27 May 1943
  • Commissioned USS SC-1367, 10 September 1943
  • Transferred to the Coast Guard 10 January 1946 and commissioned USCGC Air Waxwing (WAVR 478)USS SC-1351
  • Sold 19 September 1947
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 110 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 "Y Guns," 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-1354 66k c. 1944
    Pearl Harbor, HI
    Inboard of SC-1354 and SC-715
    Allen B. Koltun

    Commanding Officers
    01LTJG B. A. Stevenson, USNR1945
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SC-1367
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