Description: Sturgeon Bay, WI; Leathem D. Smith Shipbuilding Co Date Taken: November 6th, 1943 Size: 9.45 x 5.64 Media: Print Creator: Schroeder, W.C. Collection: HCGL/MAIN Image ID: 004194
Registry and Rig Information
Vessel Name: PC-1179
Official Number: U.S. NAVY
Dimensions and Tonnage
Gross Tonnage: 0.00
Net Tonnage: 0.00
Hull Material: Steel
History: Rig - Patrol Craft
Commissioned on January 22, 1944.
Original construction contract assigned to Defoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, MI.
Served in Phillippines and Central Pacific campaigns, 1944-1945. Decommissioned on May 13, 1946 and assigned to Columbia River Group, Pacific Reserve Fleet. Name assigned on February 15, 1956. Stricken from Navy Register on July 1, 1960.
Disposition: Sold out of service on May 10, 1961, presumably for scrapping.