Sentinel, 1918

Oct. 30, 2020

Sentinel, 1918


Built: Richardson Boat, North Tonawanda, NY 

Cost:  Unknown

Machinery: Gasoline engine

Top Speed: 8 knots

Length: 45' 

Beam: 11' 6"

Draft: 4' 

Displacement: Unknown

Launched: Unknown

Acquired : 17 June 1918

Decommissioned: Unknown

Disposition: Unknown

Complement: 4

Armament: Unknown

Cutter History:

Sentinel was assigned to the St. Mary's River Patrol, Sault Ste. Marie, MI and renamed AB-13 on 6 November 1923. The cutter was last in the Coast Guard register in 1939.


Donald Canney. U.S. Coast Guard and Revenue Cutters, 1790-1935.  Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 1995.

U.S. Coast Guard.  Record of Movements: Vessels of the United States Coast Guard: 1790 - December 31, 1933.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1934; 1989 (reprint).