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RPS Bohol (PS-22) - ex-USS PC-1131
« on: October 31, 2017, 07:11:26 PM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/011131.htm

PC-461 Class Submarine Chaser

Laid down 22 October 1942 by the Defoe Shipbuilding Corp., Bay City, MI
Launched 17 December 1942
Commissioned USS PC-1131, 28 July 1943
Transferred in June 1948 to the Philippines, on loan, and named RPS Bohol (PS 22)
Scrapped in 1969.

Specifications:

Displacement 280 t.(lt), 450 t.(fl)
Length 173' 8"
Beam 23'
Draft 10' 10"
Speed 20.2 kts.
Complement 65
Armament: One 3"/50 dual purpose gun mount, one 40mm gun mount; three 20mm guns, two rocket launchers, four depth charge projectors and two depth charge tracks
Propulsion: Two 1,440bhp General Motors 16-258S diesel engines, Farrel-Birmingham single reduction gear, two shafts.

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Photo c/o Goriob_b22 @ Flickr

From: https://www.flickr.com/photos/goriob_b22/6864750524/in/pool-psss/


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Re: RPS Bohol (PS-22) - ex-USS PC-1131
« Reply #1 on: October 31, 2017, 07:15:54 PM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/1201113102.jpg

c. 1968 Philippine Navy photo. Contributed by Robert Hurst


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Re: RPS Bohol (PS-22) - ex-USS PC-1131
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2017, 09:52:20 PM »
Jane's Fighting Ships 1968 - 1969