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USCGC Winnisimmet (WYT 84)



Call sign:
Nan - Roger - King - Oboe

ex-USCGC Winnisimmet (CG 9)



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

ex-USRC Winnisimmet


Winnisimmet served the Revenue Cutter Service and the U. S. Navy.

Winnisimmet Class Revenue Cutter:

  • Built in 1902 by the Spedden Co., Baltimore, MD
  • Launched 11 October 1902
  • Completed and commissioned USRC Winnisimmet 30 July 1903
  • Acquired by the Navy 6 April 1917
  • Returned to the Treasury Department 28 August 1919
  • Designated CG-9
  • Reclassified WYT-84
  • Decommissioned in October 1945 and sold
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 182 t.
  • Length 96' 6"
  • Beam 20' 6"
  • Draft 9'
    1919 - 10' 3"
  • Speed 12 kts.
  • Complement 11
    1919 - 10
  • Armament: None
  • Propulsion: One Babcock and Wilcox watertube boiler, one 500shp reciprocating steam engine, one shaft.
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    Size Image Description Source
    Winnisimmet 229k Original photo: Photo from the 1914 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships
    Replacement photo: c. 1903
    Photo from "U.S. Coast Guard Cutters & Craft of World War II" by Robert L. Scheina
    Robert Hurst

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