Allied Warships

USS SC-449 (SC-449)

Submarine chaser of the Prototypes class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine chaser
Built byLuders Marine Construction Co. (Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.A.) 
Ordered1 Jul 1939 
Laid down10 Jul 1939 
Launched14 May 1940 
Commissioned25 Sep 1940 
End service 

Displacement: 85 BRT
Lenght: 110 feet
Complement: 27
Armament: 1 3" AA gun, 2 .30 cal MG
Speed: 18 knots
Power: 2400 HP
Engines: Diesels, 2 shafts


Commands listed for USS SC-449 (SC-449)

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1Lt.(jg) William Squire Maddox, USN25 Sep 1940Sep 1941

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