Allied Warships

USS SC-742 (SC-742)

Submarine chaser of the SC-497 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine chaser
Built byJulius Petersen (Nyack, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered16 Feb 1942 
Laid down22 Apr 1942 
Launched17 Aug 1942 
Commissioned1 Jan 1943 
End service 

Transferred to the Philippines on 2 July 1948


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Notable events involving SC-742 include:

10 Mar 1943
USS SC-742 picks up 37 survivors from the American tanker Virginia Sinclair that was torpedoed and sunk by German U-boat U-185 off Cape Maysi, Cuba in position 20°11'N, 74°04'W.

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