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USCGC CG-183 (1925 - 1934)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Charlie - Echo - Sierra
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 by Southern Shipyard, Newport News, VA
  • Commissioned as CG-183, 1925
  • Assigned to Cape May, NJ
  • Decommissioned and transferred to Customs Service, date unknown
  • Transferred to the US Navy, 1936
  • Placed in service as District Patrol Craft YP-58, May 1936
  • Assigned to U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, 1936 - 1945
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 28 April 1945
  • Transferred to Sea Scouts, 26 July 1945
  • Registered to E.G. Ballou, Beaufort, NC, as fishing vessel Jane Arden (ON 267707), 1953
  • Registered to Elmer Aldacosta, c/o Marathon Seafoods, Inc., Marathon, FL, 1957
  • Registered to C.C. Rice, Jr., Tampa, FL, renamed Avenger, 1969
  • Final disposition, out of documentation, 1980s
    Displacement 37.5 tons
    Length 74' 11"
    Beam 13' 7"
    Draft 4'
    Speed 12 knots
    Complement 8
    Armament unknown
    two Sterling 6-cylinder gasoline engines
    two propellers, 500shp

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    873k YP-58 and YP-57 underway off the US Naval Academy, Annapolis MD, July 1942. Photographed by Lieutenant Whitman.
    Library of Congress photo LC-USW3-004961-D (cropped)
    Mike Green

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-58 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
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