Gaviota, 1927

Jan. 18, 2021

Gaviota, 1927

Seagull, mew, any of several species of gull that inhabits coastal areas.

Built: Unknown

Cost:  Unknown

Machinery: Unknown

Top Speed: Unknown

Length: 48'2"

Beam: 11' 

Draft: 3'3"

Displacement: Unknown

Launched: Unknown

Acquired : Seized; absorbed on 18 May 1927

Commissioned: 1 June 1927

Disposition: Unknown

Complement: Unknown

Armament: Unknown

Cutter History:

This seized boat was absorbed into the Coast Guard 18 May 1927 and commissioned 1 June at Oakland, CA. She was a twin-screw vessel.


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).