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USCGC Guard



Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Have - Watch

ex-USRC Guard


Revenue Cutter:

  • The second Guard was built by the Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA
  • Launched 20 October 1913
  • Sponsored by Miss Janet Crose
  • Commissioned USRC Guard 9 December 1913
  • Transferred to the Navy 6 April 1917
  • Returned to the Coast Guard 28 August 1919
  • Decommissioned 17 February 1943 and sold
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 52 t.
  • Length 67' 7"
  • Beam 12' 6"
  • Draft 6' 3"
    1919 - 9'
  • Speed 9 kts.
  • Complement 10
    1919 - Seven
  • Armament: None
  • Propulsion: Triple expansion steam engine (later converted to diesel), one shaft.
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    Guard 323k Photo from "U.S. Coast Guard Cutters & Craft of World War II" by Robert L. Scheina Robert Hurst

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