American Cruiser, Detroit and/or Trenton MI

Most recent update: January 7, 2015.


I can find no information about this company, which is described in some sources as being in Detroit and in others as being in Trenton, and which may have had more of a production record than is shown here.  If anyone can provide any additional information, please e-mail me at timcolton@aol.com 

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Ship Type LDT Ft. Delivery Disposition
    SC 511 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 29-Jun-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Cardinal (WAVR 413), sold 1948
  258191 SC 512 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 10-Jul-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Condor (WAVR 414), sold 1948 as Argo
    SC 658 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 21-Aug-42 To France 1949 for Indochina
  259057 SC 659 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 7-Oct-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Gannett (WAVR 423), sold 1948 as Air Gannett, burnt 1963
  259095 SC 682 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 9-Nov-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Hawk (WAVR 427), sold 1948 as Air Hawk
    SC 683 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 30-Nov-42 To Norway 1945 as KNM Hessa
    SC 684 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 12-Dec-42 To USCG 1945 as Air Heron (WAVR 428), sold 1948
    SC 685 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 24-May-43 To the USSR 1945 as BO-302
    SC 686 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 5-Jul-43 Destroyed by typhoon Louise 9-Oct-45
    SC 687 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 23-Aug-43 To the USSR 1945 as BO-301