Allied Warships

USS PC-495 (PC-495)

Patrol craft of the PC-461 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypePatrol craft
ClassPC-461 
PennantPC-495 
Built byDravo Corp. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered26 Dec 1940 
Laid down10 Jun 1941 
Launched30 Dec 1941 
Commissioned23 Apr 1942 
End service 
History

Transferred to Thailand in 1951 being renamed Sarasin

 

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Notable events involving PC-495 include:


15 Jul 1942
USS PC 495 picks up 6 survivors from the Norwegian merchant Moldanger. The Moldanger was torpedoed and sunk on 27 June 1942 in position 38°03'N, 70°52'W by German U-boat U-404.

8 Jul 1943
USS PC-495 picks up 66 survivors from the American merchant Eldena that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-510 about 150 nautical miles north-east of Cayenne, French Guyana in position 05°50'N, 50°20'W.


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