Hull Number: SC 259

Submarine chaser SC 259 served as unit leader of Unit 7 (SC 259, SC 83, SC 87), based at Plymouth, England (Base 27). After the war this chaser was assigned to mine sweeping duties in the North Sea.

Photo 1: SC 259 and other chasers in dry-dock, Devonport, England. Left front is SC 259, middle front is SC 48, right rear is SC 354. G.S. Dole Collection

Photo 2: SC 259 moored. From Collection 2012.98, National WWI Museum. Thanks to Jonathan Casey, National WWI Museum, for permission to post the image

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