Allied Warships

Submarine chasers

The submarine chaser USS SC-1008 of the SC-497 class.

All Submarine chaser classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).


Royal Navy

 Fairmile B (8)1942 - 1942

US Navy

 Prototypes (3)1940 - 1941
 SC-497 (443)1942 - 1944

Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: Submarine chasers



21 Jan 1943USS SC-709 (SC-709)SC-497 
2 Mar 1943USS SC-1024 (SC-1024)SC-497 
17 Jun 1943USS SC-740 (SC-740)SC-497 
22 Jun 1943USS SC-751 (SC-751)SC-497 
23 Aug 1943USS SC-694 (SC-694)SC-497 
23 Aug 1943USS SC-696 (SC-696)SC-497 
19 Nov 1943USS SC-1067 (SC-1067)SC-497 


10 Mar 1944USS SC-700 (SC-700)SC-497 
10 Apr 1944USS SC-984 (SC-984)SC-497 
18 Jul 1944USS SC-1072 (SC-1072)SC-497 
27 Nov 1944USS SC-744 (SC-744)SC-497 
11 Dec 1944USS SC-1059 (SC-1059)SC-497 


22 Apr 1945USS SC-1019 (SC-1019)SC-497 
10 Jul 1945USS SC-521 (SC-521)SC-497 

14 Submarine chasers lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

See all Allied Warship types

Books dealing with this subject include:

The Splinter Fleet of the Otranto Barrage, Millholland, Ray, 1936

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