USS SC-737 (SC-737)
Submarine chaser of the SC-497 class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Liberty Dry Dock Co. Inc. (Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||13 Mar 1942|
|Laid down||18 Apr 1942|
|Launched||15 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||20 May 1943|
|End service||Dec 1945|
After commissioning USS SC-737 sailed from the Brooklyn Navy Yard to Cuba; thence through the Panama Canal; thence to Australia, New Guinea, Philippines. Based at Dulang, Leyte, then to Palawan, and Borneo.It was in Brunie Bay, Borneo on 8 August 1945, the day Japan surrendered.
USS SC 737 was decommissioned in December of 1945, and was turned over to the Philippine Navy at Sumar Island, Philippines.
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