Registry and Rig Information

Name PC-0539
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 110.83
Width 17.00
Depth 5.00
Hull Material Wood

Vessel History

Rebuilds Documented as fishing craft, 1948 (107.50 x 17.75 x 9.25; 122 gross - 83 net). Canadian measures, 1951 (108 x 18.16 x 9.33; 124 gross - 84 registered).
History Rig: Submarine ChaserCommissioned on May 30, 1942.
Reclassified as SC 539 on April 8, 1943. Transferred to U.S. Coast Guard on December 4, 1945.

Build Information

Builder Peterson Boat Works
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1942-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
AIR CROW (WAVR 416)1945-00-001948-00-00U.S.U.S.C.G.
SC 5391943-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Burgess Fisheries, Ltd.1983-00-00CANADA194653
Donald F. Bellham1982-00-001983-00-00CANADA194653
Robertson Fishing Corp.1979-00-001982-00-00CANADA194653
Sverre Gjerstad1951-00-001960-00-00CANADA194653
Swen Jerstad1960-00-001979-00-00CANADA194653
U.S. Coast Guard1945-00-001948-00-00U.S.U.S.C.G.
U.S. Navy1942-00-001945-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
William F. Matthews1948-00-001951-00-00U.S.256969