ELMAR III, Brooklyn, NY – 1946
The "ELMAR III" was the converted World War I US Navy Subchaser "SC–186". She was built in 1917 at Upper Nyack, NY. The "ELMAR III" was operated by Captain Gus Rau until 1937, when his son, Captain Frank Rau took over the helm. In 1949, she was replaced with a World War II Subchaser named the "ELMAR".