Allied Warships

USS SC-642 (SC-642)

Submarine chaser of the SC-497 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine chaser
ClassSC-497 
PennantSC-642 
Built byPeterson Boat Works (Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, U.S.A.) 
Ordered30 Jul 1941 
Laid down28 Oct 1941 
Launched30 May 1942 
Commissioned4 Aug 1942 
End service24 Jan 1946 
History

Transferred to the United States Coast Guard on 24 January 1946

 

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Notable events involving SC-642 include:


7 Jul 1944
USS Bergall (Cdr. J.M. Hyde, USN) conducted exercises in the New London area together with USS Jenks (Lt.Cdr. M.F. Cocroft, USNR), USS Coffman (Lt.Cdr. W.D. Day, USNR) and USS SC-642.

8 Jul 1944
USS Bergall (Cdr. J.M. Hyde, USN) conducted exercises in the New London area together with USS Jenks (Lt.Cdr. M.F. Cocroft, USNR) and USS SC-642.


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