Vidette, 1919


Built: Essington, PA

Cost:  Unknown

Machinery: Gasoline engine

Speed: Unknown

Length: 75'

Beam: 16'

Draft: 3' 4"

Displacement: 38 tons

Launched: 1913

Acquired: from US Navy on 3 May 1919

Commissioned: Unknown

Disposition: Sold on 28 July 1922

Complement: Unknown

Armament: 1 gun


Cutter History:

Vidette had been privately owned as Howarda and was designated SP-144 during naval service in World War I. She was first at Key West, FL and then at Miami, FL (1 January 1929).


Sources:

Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995. 


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