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BO-201 large submarine chasers (1942-1944/1943-1945)

BO-201 1943

No Name Builder Laid down Launched Comm Fate
-201 <BO-201> (ex-SC1283)   Elizabeth City, USA 12/1942 20/2/1943 6/1943 // 7/1943 to USA 8/1954
-202 <BO-202> (ex-SC1284)   Elizabeth City, USA 2/1943 26/3/1943 6/1943 // 8/1943 to USA 8/1954
-203 <BO-203> (ex-SC1285)   Elizabeth City, USA 2/1943 17/4/1943 7/1943 // 8/1943 stricken 6/1956
-204 <BO-204> (ex-SC1286)   Elizabeth City, USA 2/1943 15/5/1943 7/1943 // 8/1943 to USA 8/1954
-205 <BO-205> (ex-SC1287)   Elizabeth City, USA 4/1943 5/6/1943 7/1943 // 10/1943 to USA 8/1954
-206 <BO-206> (ex-SC1073)   Mathis Yacht, Camden, USA 3/1943 30/6/1943 7/1943 // 8/1943 stricken 6/1956
-207 <BO-207> (ex-SC1074)   Mathis Yacht, Camden, USA 4/1943 12/7/1943 7/1943 // 9/1943 stricken 6/1956
-208 <BO-208> (ex-SC1075)   Mathis Yacht, Camden, USA 5/1943 27/7/1943 8/1943 // 10/1943 to USA 8/1954
-209 <BO-209> (ex-SC1076)   Mathis Yacht, Camden, USA 5/1943 12/8/1943 8/1943 // 9/1943 stricken 6/1956
-210 <BO-210> (ex-SC719)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 9/1942 3/4/1943 7/1943 // 8/1943 stricken 6/1956
-211 <BO-211> (ex-SC720)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 11/1942 10/4/1943 8/1943 // 10/1943 to USA 8/1954
-212 <BO-212> (ex-SC721)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 11/1942 17/4/1943 8/1943 // 9/1943 stricken 6/1956
-213 <BO-213> (ex-SC1484)   Daytona Beach, USA 7/1943 27/10/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-214 <BO-214> (ex-SC1480)   Rice Bros, E. Boothbay, USA 4/1943 1/10/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-215 <BO-215> (ex-SC1496)   Vineyard, Milford, USA 6/1943 1/12/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-216 <BO-216> (ex-SC1488)   Elizabeth City, USA 7/1943 24/8/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-217 <BO-217> (ex-SC1489)   Elizabeth City, USA 8/1943 25/9/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-218 <BO-218> (ex-SC1492)   Simms Bros, Dorchester, USA 6/1943 8/12/1943 4/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-219 <BO-219> (ex-SC1475)   Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 1943 1944 4/1944 // 7/1944 to USA 6/1955
-220 <BO-220> (ex-SC1490)   Elizabeth City, USA 8/1943 16/10/1943 5/1944 // 7/1944 to USA 6/1955
-221 <BO-221> (ex-SC1481)   Rice Bros, E. Boothbay, USA 4/1943 16/10/1943 5/1944 // 7/1944 to USA 6/1955
-222 <BO-222> (ex-SC1498)   Thomas Knutson, Halesite, USA 8/1943 21/3/1944 5/1944 // 7/1944 receiving ship 10/1955
-223 <BO-223> (ex-SC1476)   Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 6/1943 8/3/1944 5/1944 // 7/1944 stricken 6/1956
-224 <BO-224> (ex-SC1507)   Harris & Parsons, Greenwich, USA 7/1943 26/1/1944 5/1944 // 7/1944 sunk 2/3/1945
-225 <BO-225> (ex-SC1517)   Peterson Boat, Sturgeon, USA 8/1943 12/4/1944 6/1944 // 8/1944 receiving ship 10/1955
-226 <BO-226> (ex-SC1510)   Perkins & Vaughan, Wickford, USA 7/1943 9/12/1943 5/1944 // 8/1944 stricken 5/1955
-227 <BO-227> (ex-SC1502)   Calderwood, Manchester, USA 7/1943 27/11/1943 6/1944 // 8/1944 accommodation ship 4/1952
-228 <BO-228> (ex-SC1504)   Donovan, Burlington, USA 7/1943 16/4/1944 5/1944 // 8/1944 stricken 6/1956
-229 <BO-229> (ex-SC1485)   Daytona Beach, USA 7/1943 30/11/1943 5/1944 // 8/1944 sunk 7/12/1944
-230 <BO-230> (ex-SC1477)   Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 7/1943 22/3/1944 6/1944 // 8/1944 sunk 5/12/1944
-231 <BO-231> (ex-SC1493)   Simms Bros, Dorchester, USA 6/1943 22/2/1943 6/1944 // 8/1944 stricken 6/1956
-232 <BO-232> (ex-SC1482)   Rice Bros, E. Boothbay, USA 5/1943 14/12/1943 6/1944 // 8/1944 stricken 6/1956
-233 <BO-233> (ex-SC1511)   Perkins & Vaughan, Wickford, USA 7/1943 3/4/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-234 <BO-234> (ex-SC1505)   Donovan, Burlington, USA 7/1943 30/4/1944 6/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-235 <BO-235> (ex-SC1486)   Daytona Beach, USA 8/1943 15/1/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-236 <BO-236> (ex-SC1497)   Vineyard, Milford, USA 8/1943 4/5/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 receiving ship 9/1955
-237 <BO-237> (ex-SC1491)   Elizabeth City, USA 8/1943 30/10/1943 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-238 <BO-238> (ex-SC1478)   Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 7/1943 25/4/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-239 <BO-239> (ex-SC1483)   Rice Bros, E. Boothbay, USA 5/1943 16/12/1943 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-240 <BO-240> (ex-SC1508)   Harris & Parsons, Greenwich, USA 8/1943 8/5/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-241 <BO-241> (ex-SC1506)   Donovan, Burlington, USA 8/1943 14/5/1944 7/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-242 <BO-242> (ex-SC1499)   Thomas Knutson, Halesite, USA 9/1943 27/4/1944 8/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-243 <BO-243> (ex-SC1503)   Calderwood, Manchester, USA 8/1943 22/5/1944 8/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-244 <BO-244> (ex-SC1479)   Quincy Adams, Quincy, USA 8/1943 5/6/1944 8/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-245 <BO-245> (ex-SC1487)   Daytona Beach, USA 9/1943 11/3/1944 9/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-246 <BO-246> (ex-SC1512)   Perkins & Vaughan, Wickford, USA 7/1943 15/6/1944 9/1944 // 9/1944 stricken 6/1956
-301 <BO-301> (ex-SC687)   American Cruiser, Detroit, USA 1/1943 5/6/1943 8/1943 // 5/1945 stricken 2/1954
-302 <BO-302> (ex-SC685)   American Cruiser, Detroit, USA 7/1942 25/3/1943 5/1943 // 5/1945 wrecked 18/12/1947
-303 <BO-303> (ex-SC661)   Burger, Manitowoc, USA 12/1941 26/6/1942 10/1942 // 5/1945 stricken 2/1954
-304 <BO-304> (ex-SC537, ex-PC537)   Peterson Boat, Sturgeon, USA 4/1941 21/3/1942 5/1942 // 5/1945 stricken 2/1954
-305 <BO-305> (ex-SC986)   John E. Matton, Waterford, USA 4/1942 13/11/1942 4/1943 // 6/1945 stricken 2/1954
-306 <BO-306> (ex-SC674, ex-PC674)   Hiltebrant, Kingston, USA 10/1941 13/3/1942 8/1942 // 5/1945 rescue boat 5/1949
-307 <BO-307> (ex-SC657)   Snow, Rockland, USA 12/1941 22/6/1942 9/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 2/1954
-308 <BO-308> (ex-SC647, ex-PC647)   Robinson Marine, Benton Harbor, USA 9/1941 27/6/1942 8/1942 // 5/1945 stricken 7/1956
-309 <BO-309> (ex-SC634)   Mathis Yacht, Camden, USA 4/1942 10/7/1942 9/1942 // 6/1945 drilling ship 7/1955
-310 <BO-310> (ex-SC646, ex-PC646), 6/1951- <Irtek>   Robinson Marine, Benton Harbor, USA 9/1941 21/5/1942 7/1942 // 7/1945 dispatch vessel 6/1951, stricken 6/1956
-311 <BO-311> (ex-SC660)   Burger, Manitowoc, USA 12/1941 20/6/1942 9/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 7/1956
-312 <BO-312> (ex-SC1021)   Luders Marine, Stamford, USA 8/1942 1/2/1943 4/1943 // 6/1945 stricken 10/1955
-313 <BO-313> (ex-SC713)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 4/1942 25/7/1942 10/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 10/1955
-314 <BO-314> (ex-SC675)   Hiltebrant, Kingston, USA 11/1941 19/3/1942 9/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 7/1956
-315 <BO-315> (ex-SC1324)   Harris & Parsons, Greenwich, USA 2/1943 22/7/1943 9/1943 // 6/1945 stricken 7/1956
-316 <BO-316> (ex-SC673, ex-PC673)   Walter E. Abrams, Halesite, USA 11/1941 16/5/1942 7/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 10/1955
-317 <BO-317> (ex-SC1060)   Burger, Manitowoc, USA 7/1942 1/12/1942 4/1943 // 6/1945 stricken 10/1955
-318 <BO-318> (ex-SC663, ex-PC663)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 11/1941 22/4/1942 7/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 10/1955
-319 <BO-319> (ex-SC500, ex-PC500)   Fisher, Detroit, USA 2/1941 11/10/1941 3/1942 // 6/1945 stricken 6/1956
-320 <BO-320> (ex-SC1295)   W. A. Robinson, Ipswich, USA 1/1943 23/7/1943 8/1943 // 6/1945 Board Guard 10/1945, stricken 7/1960
-321 <BO-321> (ex-SC538, ex-PC538)   Peterson Boat, Sturgeon, USA 5/1941 1/4/1942 5/1942 // 8/1945 stricken 7/1956
-322 <BO-322> (ex-SC643, ex-PC643)   Peterson Boat, Sturgeon, USA 11/1941 10/6/1942 8/1942 // 8/1945 stricken 7/1956
-323 <BO-323> (ex-SC774)   Peyton, Newport Beach, USA 6/1942 27/10/1942 6/1943 // 8/1945 stricken 7/1956
-324 <BO-324> (ex-SC754)   Robinson Marine, Benton Harbor, USA 6/1942 23/2/1943 5/1943 // 8/1945 stricken 10/1955
-325 <BO-325> (ex-SC752)   Robinson Marine, Benton Harbor, USA 5/1942 7/12/1942 2/1943 // 8/1945 stricken 10/1955
-326 <BO-326> (ex-SC997), 3/1953- -326 <UBO-326>   Island Docks, Kingston, USA 4/1942 21/10/1942 12/1942 // 8/1945 TS 3/1953, stricken 8/1956
-327 <BO-327> (ex-SC1011)   Fellows & Stewart, Wilmington, USA 8/1942 16/12/1942 7/1943 // 8/1945 stricken 10/1955
-328 <BO-328> (ex-SC1031)   Peterson Boat, Sturgeon, USA 4/1942 3/10/1942 2/1943 // 8/1945 Board Guard 8/1950, stricken 7/1960
-329 <BO-329> (ex-SC1365)   Peyton, Newport Beach, USA 4/1943 29/9/1943 1/1944 // 8/1945 stricken 10/1955
-331 <BO-331> (ex-SC1364)   Peyton, Newport Beach, USA 11/1942 10/7/1943 11/1943 // 8/1945 TS 6/1955, stricken 8/1956
-332 <BO-332> (ex-SC1007)   Fellows & Stewart, Wilmington, USA 5/1942 14/11/1942 5/1943 // 8/1945 Board Guard 8/1950, stricken 7/1960
-335 <BO-335> (ex-SC756)   Robinson Marine, Benton Harbor, USA 7/1942 15/5/1943 7/1943 // 9/1945 stricken 6/1956

 

Displacement standard, t

121

Displacement full, t

136

Length, m

32.8 wl 33.8 oa

Breadth, m

5.50

Draught, m

2.00 full load

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

2400

Max speed, kts

21

Fuel, t

diesel oil 18
Endurance, nm(kts) 2800(10)

Armament

1 x 1 - 40/56 Mk 1/2, 3 x 1 - 20/70 Mk 4, 2 x 4 - 178 Mousetrap DCT, 2 DCT, 2 DCR (34)

Sensors

SF or SO or SU or SCR-517A or SW-1C radar, QC sonar

Complement 33

   

Ship project history: USN SC 110ft class submarine chasers, transferred to USSR on lend-lease.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: BO-230 was sunk 5/12/1944 by German submarine U365. BO-224 was sunk 2/3/1945 by German submarine U995.

 

Ivan Gogin, 2009-14