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USCGC Morrill



Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Dog - Nan

ex-USRC Morrill


Revenue Cutter:

  • Built in 1889 by the Pusey and Jones Corp., Wilmington, DE
  • Commissioned USRC Morrill 10 October 1889
  • Acquired by the Navy 24 April 1898
  • Returned to the Revenue Cutter Service 17 August 1898
  • Acquired by the Navy again 6 April 1917
  • Returned to the Coast Guard 28 August 1919
  • Decommissioned 19 October 1928 at Boston, MA and sold to Antonio Di Domenico of New York City
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 288 t.
    1919 - 420 t.
  • Length 145' 3"
  • Beam 24'
  • Draft 12' 3"
  • Complement 38
    1919 - 47
  • Armament: Two 3-poundes
  • Propulsion: One compound-expansion engine, one shaft.
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    Size Image Description Source
    USRC Morrill
    Morrill 123k Original photo: Photographed by the Detroit Photographic Co.
    Library of Congress photo 4a05560r

    Replacement photo: Photographed by the Detroit Photographic Co.
    Library of Congress photo No. LC-D4-9016
    Original photo: Joe Radigan
    Replacement photo: Mike Green
    Morrill 70k Library of Congress photo LC-D4-34826 Mike Green
    Manning 102k At the Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, Virginia, 22 April 1898.
    Photo 19-N-19-21-10 from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the U.S. National Archives. Photo from the Naval Historical Center
    Robert Hurst
    Morrill 14k The U.S. Revenue Cutter Morrill and the judge's yacht Pathfinder 'standing guard at the first turn' at the 1901 Canada's Cup
    Library of Congress photo LC-D4-9007 from the Detroit Photographic Co.
    Mike Green
    Morrill 196k c. 1907
    Detroit Publishing Co. photo 022466 from the Library of Congress
    Bill Gonyo
    USCGC Morrill
    Morrill 74k Photo from the 1924 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships Robert Hurst

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