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USCGC CG-199 (1925 - 1934)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Charlie - Golf - Bravo
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is top to bottom, left to right
American Defense Service Medal - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built, circa 1924 as the wood-hull Coast Guard patrol craft CG-199 by Chance Marine Construction Co., Annapolis, MD.
  • Launched, circa 1924
  • Delivered 1925
  • Transferred to the US Navy in 1934, allocated to the 9th Naval District
  • Placed in service as YP-21, 15 January 1934
  • Placed out of service in 1946 and transferred to the Maritime Administration for disposal
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 7 February 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 37.5 t.
    Length 74' 11"
    Beam 13' 7½"
    Draft 3' 9"
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 8
    Armament unknown
    two Sterling Engine Co., Buffalo, N.Y. 6-cylinder 400hp gasoline engines
    twin screws

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    YP-21 170k YP-21 formerly the Coast Guard's CG-199 is in the foreground along with some sisters, probably including YP-10 and YP-11. The USS Cumberland (IX-8), in the background, is serving as a barracks ship for mess attendants at the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD., in June 1938.
    US Naval History and Heritage photo # NH 66890
    Mike Green

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-21 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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