Swift, 1919

Nov. 23, 2021

Swift, 1919

Built: Fellows and Stewart, Los Angeles, CA

Cost:  Unknown

Machinery: Gasoline engine

Speed: 9.7 knots

Length: 66'

Beam: 13' 6"

Draft: 3' 3"

Displacement: Unknown

Launched: 1917

Acquired: from US Navy 3 December 1919

Commissioned: Unknown

Disposition: Unknown

Complement: Unknown

Armament: 1 1-pdr. (USN)

Cutter History:

Formerly SP-823 in naval service and Broadbill under civilian ownership, she was stationed at San Francisco, CA.


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).