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USCGC Alert (WMEC 127)

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Commissioned  27 January 1927
Status  Museum ship
Length  38 m
Displacement  210,500 kg
Beam  7.16 m
Decommissioned  10 January 1969
Launched  30 November 1926
Weight  235.7 tons
Draft  2.29 m
Builder  Camden
Class and type  Active-class patrol boat
Propulsion  2 x 6-cylinder, 300 hp engines
Speed  Maximum 13 knots, 1945 Cruise 8.0 knots

USCGC Alert (WMEC-127) was a United States Coast Guard medium endurance cutter and was the fourth cutter to carry the name. The vessel was launched on 30 November 1926, commissioned 27 January 1927 and decommissioned 10 January 1969, later to be converted into a museum ship.

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USCGC Alert (WMEC-127) Wikipedia


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