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Revenue Cutter Photo Archive
USCGC Davey (WYT 81)
Call sign (World War II):
Nan - Roger - King - Uncle
ex-USCGC Davey (CG 19)
Call sign (1919):
George - Vice - Have - Mike
Davey served the Revenue Cutter Service, the U. S. Navy and the Coast Guard
Revenue Cutter/Harbor Tug:Built in 1908 by Pusey and Jones, Wilmington, DELaunched 14 March 1908Commissioned USRC Davey 6 August 1908Transferred to the Navy in April 1917Returned to the Coast Guard in 1919Designated CG-19)Reclassified WYT-81Decommissioned 17 July 1945 and soldFate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 182 t.Length 92' 6"Beam 19'Draft 10' 2"1919 - 11'Speed 10 kts.Complement: Six1919 - 10Armament: One 1-pounderPropulsion: One Roberts boiler, one 350hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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||Original photo: Photo from the 1914 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships
Replacement photo: Photo from "U.S. Coast Guard Cutters and Craft of World War II" by Robert L. Scheina
Davey history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command website
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