Built: Pacific Shipyards, Alameda, CA
Machinery: Gasoline engine
Speed: 9.7 knots
Beam: 15' 8"
Draft: 5' 1"
Displacement: 15 tons
Acquired: 15 September 1919
Sentinel (former SP-180) was taken over from the Navy at San Francisco. CA and her name changed to Tulare on 16 December 1919. (Note that a second Sentinel was already in service). She remained in San Francisco and became AB-14 on 6 December 1923.
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).