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51)SUB CHASER JURU┴ CS53



Photo. SDGM (Serviço de Documentação Geral da Marinha)


SC-497 Class Submarine Chaser: Laid down 3 April 1942 by W. A. Robinson, Inc., Ipswich, MA; Launched 12 October 1942


Commissioned USS SC-764, 30 October 1942; Decommissioned, (date unknown)


Transferred to Brazil 31 December 1942 and renamed Jurua (CS 53); Struck from the Naval Register, (1951). Fate unknown.


Displacement: 98 t


Length 110' 10"


Beam 17' 11"


Max. Draft 6' 6"(fl)


Speed 15.6 or 21k


Complement: 3 officers, 24 enlisted


Armament one 40mm, two 20-mm, two or three dcp "K Guns", 14 depth charges with six single release chocks, two sets Mk 20 Mousetrap rails with four 7.2 projectiles


Propulsion two General Motors 8-268A or two General Motors 16-184A "pancake" engines, two shafts.


 

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