Registry and Rig Information

Name PC-1179
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 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.

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 1179 (USS MORRIS)1956-00-001961-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
U.S. Navy1944-00-001961-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY