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PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2006, Vol. 132 Issue 8, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on CGR-1004, an 85-foot sailing vessel earlier called the Mendham that was acquired by the U.S. Coast Guard in the early days of World War II. The Coast Guard bought these vessels as an emergency measure during the war. The average number of such vessels in commission was more than 1,500 between August 1942 and April 1943.
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21925438

 

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