Rice Brothers, Rockport TX

Most recent update: January 3, 2015.


Rice Brothers Company was started by Rob Roy Rice in 1942 and closed in 1945.  If anyone can provide any information about either the location of the yard or the boats it built, please e-mail it to me at timcolton@aol.com.

Hull # O.N. Name Customer Type Tons Ft. Delivery Disposition
  na SC 1039 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 15-Oct-42 Sold 1948 as Norking (Canada)
    SC 1040 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 29-Oct-42 To the NDRF 1948
    SC 1041 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 19-Nov-42 To the NDRF 1948
    SC 1042 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 28-Nov-42 To the NDRF 1948
  na SC 1043 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 31-Dec-42 To Free French 1944 as CH 125
  na SC 1044 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 25-Jan-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 126
    SC 1045 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 18-Feb-43 To the NDRF 1948
  261625 SC 1046 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 27-Mar-43 Sold 1948 as Alfhild
  na SC 1341 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 25-May-43 Later SCC 1341, disposed of 1947
    SC 1342 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 9-Aug-43 Disposed of 1947 but restored, sank 2008
  na SC 1343 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 9-Aug-43 Disposed of 1947
  na SC 1344 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 16-Aug-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 62
  na SC 1345 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 13-Sep-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 61
  na SC 1346 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 25-Oct-43 To Free French 1944 as CH 72
  na SC 1480 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 9-Apr-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO 214
  na SC 1481 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 16-May-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO 221
  na SC 1482 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 27-Jun-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO 232
  na SC 1483 US Navy Sub Chaser 136 110 9-Sep-44 To the USSR 1945 as BO 239