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CG-103 (1924 - 1935)

Pre-WWII International Radio Call Sign:
November - Romeo - Hotel - Delta


WWII International Radio Call Sign:
November - Charlie - Hotel - Foxtrot
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, at Mathis Yachts, Camden, N. J. as the wood-hull Coast Guard patrol vessel CG-103
  • Commissioned into US Coast Guard service circa 1924
  • Decommissioned by the Coast Guard and transferred to the US Navy in 1935
  • Placed in service as YP-48 in 1935, allocated to the 15th Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 5 June1946
  • Sold in 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 37.5 t.
    Length 74' 11"
    Beam 13' 7"
    Draft 4'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 8
    Armament unknown
    two Sterling Engine Co., Buffalo, N.Y. 6-cylinder gasoline engines
    two propellers, 500shp

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