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CG-83461 (1943 - 1945)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Juliet - Victor - Sierra
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built by Wheeler Shipyard, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
  • Completed for US Coast Guard as CG-83461, July 1943
  • Transferred to US Navy, 1945
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Sold to Lake Excursions, Inc., Milwaukee, WI, renamed Voyager (ON 288527), 1963
  • Sold to Johnny Lamb, Juneau, AK, as fishing boat, name retained, 1968
  • Final disposition, foundered in Gulf Of Mexico (40 miles south of Brownsville, TX), 19 November 1970
    Displacement 60 tons
    Length 83'2" overall
    Beam 16'2"
    Draft 5'4"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion 2 Sterling Viking II diesels, 1200hp

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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