U.S. Coast Guard Patrol Craft - Before WWII

(Six-Bitters, WPC, WSC)

Most recent update: January 23, 2016.


This table lists the patrol craft built or acquired by the U.S. Coast Guard from its organization in 1915 through WWII.  If you have any additional data or see any errors, please send your info to me at timcolton@aol.com

Type CG # Original Name Shipbuilder Hull # LOA LDT Built Disposition

203 Unnamed 75-foot Patrol Boats - the "Six-Bitters"

  100   Mathis Yachts 142 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 67, sold 1946
  101   Mathis Yachts 143 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 53, sold 1946
  102   Mathis Yachts 144 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 5, accidentally torpedoed 1938, later salvaged and rebuilt as barge AMVET
  103   Mathis Yachts 145 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 48, sold 1946
  104   Mathis Yachts 146 75 37 1924-25  
  105   Mathis Yachts 147 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 9, sold 1948, converted to barge Blythe Spirit
  106   Mathis Yachts 148 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 24, sold 1946
  107   Mathis Yachts 149 75 37 1924-25  
  108   Mathis Yachts 150 75 37 1924-25  
  109   Mathis Yachts 151 75 37 1924-25  
  110   Mathis Yachts 152 75 37 1924-25  
  111   Mathis Yachts 153 75 37 1924-25  
  112   Mathis Yachts 154 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 57, sold 1946
  113   Mathis Yachts 155 75 37 1924-25  
  114   Mathis Yachts 156 75 37 1924-25  
  115   Defoe B&MW 77-1 75 37 1924-25  
  116   Defoe B&MW 77-2 75 37 1924-25  
  117   Defoe B&MW 77-3 75 37 1924-25  
  118   Defoe B&MW 77-4 75 37 1924-25  
  119   Defoe B&MW 77-5 75 37 1924-25  
  120   Defoe B&MW 77-6 75 37 1924-25  
  121   Defoe B&MW 77-7 75 37 1924-25  
  122   Defoe B&MW 77-8 75 37 1924-25  
  123   Defoe B&MW 77-9 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 13, sold 1941
  124   Defoe B&MW 77-10 75 37 1924-25  
  125   Defoe B&MW 77-11 75 37 1924-25  
  126   Defoe B&MW 77-12 75 37 1924-25  
  127   Defoe B&MW 77-13 75 37 1924-25  
  128   Defoe B&MW 77-14 75 37 1924-25  
  129   Defoe B&MW 77-15 75 37 1924-25  
  130   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  131   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  132   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  133   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 45, to MARAD 1946
  134   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  135   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  136   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  137   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  138   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  139   Crowninshield SB   75 37 1924-25  
  140   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  141   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  142   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 25, to MARAD 1946
  143   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  144   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  145   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  146   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 46, sold 1946
  147   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  148   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25  
  149   Dachel-Carter BB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 15, sold 1946 as yacht Lady Pauline, scrapped 1964
  150   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  151   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  152   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 1947, in collision and sank 1943
  153   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  154   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  155   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  156   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  157   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  158   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  159   T. H. Soule   75 37 1924-25  
  160   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1941 as YP 52, sold 1946
  161   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25  
  162   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25  
  163   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1941 as YP 20, sold 1946
  164   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25  
  165   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25  
  166   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25  
  167   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1941 as YP 31, sold 1946
  168   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1941 as YP 54, sold 1946
  169   New York Launch   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1941 as YP 55, sold 1946
  170   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  171   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  172   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  173   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  174   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  175   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 40, sold 1946
  176   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 29, sold 1946
  177   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 19, sold 1946
  178   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  179   Rice Brothers   75 37 1924-25  
  180   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  181   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 14, sold 1946
  182   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 58, sold 1946
  183   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  184   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  185   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  186   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  187   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  188   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  189   Southern Shipyard   75 37 1924-25  
  190   Portsmouth NSY   75 37 1924-25  
  191   Portsmouth NSY   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 8, sold 1947 
  192   Portsmouth NSY   75 37 1924-25  
  193   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  194   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 10, sold 1941
  195   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  196   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 11, sold 1944
  197   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  198   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25 To C&GS 1933 as Miller, returned 1935
  199   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 21, sold 1946
  200   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  201   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  202   Chance Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  203   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 59, to MARAD 1946
  204   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 12, to MARAD 1946
  205   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25  
  206   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25  
  207   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 60, to MARAD 1946
  208   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 32, to MARAD 1946
  209   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 6, named Skaneateles 1934, Milan 1937, to New York City 1942, returned 1945, sold 1946
  210   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25  
  211   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25  
  212   Kingston Dry Dock   75 37 1924-25  
  213   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  214   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  215   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  216   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  217   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  218   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  219   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  220   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25  
  221   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 22, to MARAD 1946
  222   Vinyard SB   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 35, to MARAD 1946
  223   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  224   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  225   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 28, sold 1946
  226   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  227   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  228   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  229   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  230   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  231   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  232   Colonna's SY   75 37 1924-25  
  233   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  234   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  235   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  236   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  237   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  238   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  239   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  240   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  241   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  242   Luders Marine   75 37 1924-25  
  243   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 Destroyed 1931
  244   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  245   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 Sank 1935
  246   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  247   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 Lost in hurricane 1926
  248   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 Lost in hurricane 1926
  249   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  250   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  251   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 30, destroyed 1937
  252   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 26, lost 1942
  253   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 33, transferred 1945
  254   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 34, to MARAD 1946
  255   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  256   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  257   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  258   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  259   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  260   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  261   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 35, disposed of 1938
  262   A. W. DeYoung   75 37 1924-25  
  263   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 18, disposed of 1945
  264   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  265   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  266   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  267   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 16, burnt and scuttled in Guam 1942
  268   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  269   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 38, to MARAD 1945
  270   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  271   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  272   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 7, based at PSNSY, fate unknown
  273   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 37, transferred 1947
  274   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  275   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 17, to MARAD 1945
  276   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 119, transferred 1947
  277   Lake Union DD   75 37 1924-25  
  278   Mathis Yachts 158 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 50, sold 1946
  279   Mathis Yachts 159 75 37 1924-25  
  280   Mathis Yachts 160 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 36, sold 1946
  281   Mathis Yachts 161 75 37 1924-25 Sold 1925 as Ethyl Ruth
  282   Mathis Yachts 162 75 37 1924-25  
  283   Mathis Yachts 163 75 37 1924-25  
  284   Mathis Yachts 164 75 37 1924-25  
  285   Mathis Yachts 165 75 37 1924-25  
  286   Mathis Yachts 166 75 37 1924-25 To USN 1933 as YP 23, sold 1946
  287   Mathis Yachts 167 75 37 1924-25  
  288   Mathis Yachts 168 75 37 1924-25  
  289   Mathis Yachts 169 75 37 1924-25  
  290   Mathis Yachts 170 75 37 1924-25  
  291   Mathis Yachts 171 75 37 1924-25  
  292   Mathis Yachts 172 75 37 1924-25  
  293   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  294   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  295   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  296   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  297   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  298   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  299   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  300   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  
  301   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25 To USN 1934 as YP 27, to MARAD 1946
  302   Gibbs Gas Engine   75 37 1924-25  

13 100-foot Corwin-class Patrol Boats

    Corwin Defoe SB 80 100 210 1925 To USN 1936 as YP 62, sold 1946
    Dallas Defoe SB 81 100 210 1925 To USN 1936 as YP 61, sold 1946
    Dexter Defoe SB 82 100 210 1925 To USN 1936 as YP 63, sold 1946, later Kingfisher, Jamaica, Trinidad, ferry Buccaneer, reefed near Chicago 2009
    Eagle Defoe SB 83 100 210 1925 To USN 1936 as YP 64, sold 1946 as Eagle
    Forward Defoe SB 84 100 210 1925 Reclassified 1940 as Forward (WAGL 160), sold 1947 as supply Stanolind 27, now Forward
    Gallatin Defoe SB 85 100 210 1926 To USN 1935 as YP 42, sold 1946 as Orca, then Exploration
    Mahoning Defoe SB 86 100 210 1926 To USN 1935 as YP 41, sold 1946
    Nansemond Defoe SB 87 100 210 1926 Reclassified 1940 as Phlox (WAGL 161), sold 1949
    Naugatuck Defoe SB 88 100 210 1926 To USN 1935 as YP 56, sold 1948, later Shamrock, E D Smith, now Sea Eagle
    Patriot Defoe SB 89 100 210 1926 To USN 1938 as YP 69, sold 1946
    Perry Defoe SB 90 100 210 1926 Sold 1935
    Petrel Defoe SB 91 100 210 1926 Reclassified 1940 as Pine (WAGL 162), sold 1948
    Wolcott Defoe SB 92 100 210 1926 To US Army 1936

33 125-foot Active-class Sub Chasers (WSC)

WSC 125 Active New York Ship 320 125 232 12-Jan-27 Sold 1963
WSC 126 Agassiz New York Ship 321 125 232 19-Jan-27 Transferred to USMMA 1969
WSC 127 Alert New York Ship 322 125 232 25-Jan-27 Sold 1969
WSC 128 Antietam New York Ship 323 125 232 22-Jan-27 Later Bedloe, lost in a hurricane 1944
WSC 129 Bonham New York Ship 324 125 232 27-Jan-27 Sold 1959
WSC 130 Boutwell New York Ship 325 125 232 8-Feb-27 Sold 1964
WSC 131 Cahoone New York Ship 326 125 232 11-Feb-27 Sold 1968
WSC 132 Cartigan New York Ship 327 125 232 2-Mar-27 Sold 1969
WSC