Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.
Section Patrol Craft Photo Archive
USCGC Seminole (CG 6)
Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Fox - Pup
Negative - Roger - Cast - William
Seminole served the Revenue Cutter Service, U.S. Navy and the U.S. Coast Guard.
Revenue Cutter:Built in 1899 by the Columbian Iron Works, Baltimore, MDLaunched 18 March 1899Commissioned 3 September 1900Acquired by the Navy 6 April 1917Returned to the Treasury Department 28 August 1919Decommissioned 17 December 1934 at Sault Ste. Marie, MI and transferred to the Federal Emergency Relief AdministrationScrapped in 1940 at Houghton, MI.
Specifications:Displacement 845 t.1919 - 860 t.Length 188' 6"Beam 29' 6"Draft 11' 8"1919 - 16' 6"Speed 14.7 kts.Complement 67Armament: Two 1-poundersPropulsion: One triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
|Click on thumbnail
for full size image
||Underway at the 1901 America's Cup race
Detroit Publishing Co. 021617 from the Library of Congress (photo LC-D4-21671)
||Escorting Pocahontas (ID 3044) at sea, near Bermuda, in 1918
Collection of the USS Pocahontas Reunion Association, 1974
Naval History and Heritage Command photo NH 82956
||Original photo: From the 1924 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships
Replacement photo: From Coast Guard History website
||Historical Collections of the Great Lakes photo
Seminole history entry located on the Coast Guard Cutter History website
This page created and maintained by Joseph M. Radigan|