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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter
Durable (WMEC-628)
A Historic Image Gallery


We hope that you enjoy this gallery of historic photographs of the Coast Guard cutter Durable (WPC / WMEC-628).

Unless otherwise noted, the following are official U.S. Coast Guard images.


Photo of the Durable

"628 WPC Launch."; 29 March 1967; Photo No. CGY 042967-12; photographer unknown.

Photo of the Durable

No caption; 29 March 1967; Photo No. CGY 0429670-4-A; photographer unknown.

Photo of the Durable

"The new 210-ft. USCGC DURABLE (WMEC-628) underway in the Chesapeake Bay after commissioning at the yard enroute to homeport, Galveston, Texas."; 16 November 1968; Photo No. G-BPA-11-16-68 (09); photo by R. A. Whitever.

Photo of the Durable

No caption; 24 May 1971; Photo No. CCGD8 052471-08; photographer unknown.

Photo of the Durable

No caption; 6 December 1988; Photo No. 2-18; photo by Backus Aerial Photography.

Aerial photo of Durable underway off Hampton Roads.

Official U.S. Coast Guard Photo.

Photo of the Durable

No caption; 6 December 1988; Photo No. 2-16; photo by Backus Aerial Photography.

Aerial photo of Durable underway off Hampton Roads.

Official U.S. Coast Guard Photo.

Photo of the Durable

"The Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless (WMEC 624) and the Coast Guard Cutter Durable (WMEC 628) side by side in the dry dock at the Coast Guard Yard."; 6 August 1999; Photo No. 990806-I-9954H-507 (FR); photo by PA3 Bridget Hieronymus, USCG.

Photo of the Durable

"The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Durable (WMEC 628) moored at the Coast Guard shipyard."; 4 November 1999; Photo No. 991104-I-9954H-524 (FR); Photo by PA3 Bridget Hieronymus, USCG.


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