Registry and Rig Information

Name PC-1178
Registry U.S.
Official Number U.S. NAVY
Rig Propeller

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 173.66
Width 23.00
Depth 8.00
Hull Material Steel

Vessel History

History Rig - Patrol CraftCommissioned on January 6, 1944.
Original construction contract assigned to Defoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, MI.
Served in Central Pacific campaign, 1944-1945. Reclassified PCC 1178, August 20, 1945. Decommissioned at Astoria, OR, September 4, 1946, and placed in Columbia River Group, Pacific Reserve Fleet. Reclassified PC 1178 in October, 1955, and name assigned on February 15, 1956. Stricken from Navy Register on November 1, 1959.
Disposition Sold on June 30, 1960, to City of Portland, OR.

Build Information

Builder Smith, Leathem D. Shipbuilding Co.
Place Built Sturgeon Bay, WI
Date Built 1944-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
PC 11781955-00-001956-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
PC 1178 (USS KEWAUNEE)1956-00-001960-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
PCC 11781945-00-001955-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Navy1944-00-001960-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY