Allied Warships

USS SC-533 (SC-533)

Submarine chaser of the SC-497 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine chaser
ClassSC-497 
PennantSC-533 
Built byLuders Marine Construction Co. (Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Apr 1941 
Laid down5 May 1941 
Launched13 Apr 1942 
Commissioned12 Jun 1942 
End service2 Oct 1944 
History

Transferred to France on 2 October 1944 being renamed CH-104

 

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Notable events involving SC-533 include:


13 Aug 1942
USS SC-533 picks up 24 survivors from the Dutch merchant Medea that was torpedoed and sunk earlier that day by the German U-boat U-658 about 15 miles southwest of Cape Maysi in position 19°54’N, 74°16’W.


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