List of United States Coast Guard cutters

The List of United States Coast Guard Cutters is a listing of all cutters to have been commissioned by the United States Coast Guard during the history of that service. It is sorted by length down to 65', the minimum length of a USCG cutter.

420' Healy-class icebreaker (WAGB)Edit

418' Legend-class National Security Cutter, Large (WMSL)Edit

399' Polar-class icebreaker (WAGB)Edit

378' High Endurance Cutter (WHEC)Edit

338' Alamosa-class cutter (WAK)Edit

327' Treasury-class cutter (WPG)Edit

311' Casco-class cutter (WAVP)Edit

309' icebreaker (WAGB)Edit

306' Edsall class (WDE)Edit

295' training barque Eagle (WIX)Edit

USCGC Eagle under full sail in 2013 in the Caribbean Sea

290' medium Great Lakes icebreaker (WAGB)Edit

USCGC Mackinaw (WAGB-83) on icebreaking duties in the Straits of Mackinaw

282' Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC)Edit

270' Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC)Edit

269' Wind-class icebreaker (WAGB)Edit

255' Owasco-class cutter (WPG/WHEC)Edit

250' Lake-class cutterEdit

240' Tampa-class cutterEdit

240' seagoing buoy tender breaker (WLBB)Edit

230' Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC)Edit

225' Juniper-class USCG seagoing buoy tenders (WLB)Edit

213' Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC)Edit

213' Diver-class cutter (WAT)

210' Medium Endurance Cutter (WMEC)Edit

205' Cherokee/Navajo-class auxiliary tug (WAT)Edit

204' Seneca classEdit

200' Eagle classEdit

192' first class cruising cutterEdit

190' Miami classEdit

189' USCG seagoing buoy tendersEdit

188' first class cruising cutterEdit

187' auxiliary tug (WAT)Edit

180' USCG seagoing buoy tendersEdit

Class A (Cactus)Edit

Class B (Mesquite)Edit

Class C (Iris)Edit

180' oceanographic vessel (WAGO)Edit

179' patrol coastal (WPC)Edit

Cyclone-class patrol ships on loan from the United States Navy

178' first class cruising cutterEdit

176' cargo vessel (WAK)Edit

175' Hollyhock-class buoy tender (WLM)Edit

USCGC Walnut (WLM-252)

175' Keeper-class coastal buoy tender (WLM)Edit

173' Magnolia-class bay and sound tender (WAGL)Edit

171' first class cruising cutterEdit

166' Tallapoosa classEdit

165' Algonquin-class patrol boat (WPG)Edit

Also known as 165-foot (A) patrol craft

165' Thetis-class patrol boat (WPC)Edit

Also known as 165-foot (B) patrol craft

160' inland construction tender (WLIC)Edit

158' auxiliary tug (WAT)Edit

157' Red-class coastal buoy tender (WLM)Edit

154' Sentinel-class Fast Response Cutter (WPC)Edit

USCGC Edgar Culbertson (WPC-1137)

152' seagoing tugEdit

143' auxiliary tug (WATA)Edit

140' Bay-class icebreaking tug (WTGB)Edit

The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Thunder Bay (WTGB-108) clears a channel for vessels to navigate the frozen Hudson River

133' White-class coastal buoy tender (WAGL/WLM)Edit

125' Active-class patrol boat (WSC)Edit

123' patrol boat (WPB)Edit

113' Sycamore class (WAGL)Edit

110' surface effect ship (WSES)Edit

110' Island-class patrol boat (WPB)Edit

110' Calumet-class harbor tug (WYTM/WYT)Edit

110' Arundel-class harbor tug (WYTM/WYT)Edit

110' Manitou-class harbor tug (WYTM/WYT)Edit

110' Apalachee-class harbor tug (WYT)Edit

100' inland buoy tender (WLI)Edit

100' inland construction tender (WLIC)Edit

100' Corwin-class patrol boatsEdit

95' Cape-class cutterEdit

87' Marine Protector-class coastal patrol boat (WPB)Edit

83' patrol craft - 230 hulls, not namedEdit

82' Point-class patrol boat (WPB)Edit

80' inland buoy tender (WLI)Edit

75' Gasconade-class river buoy tender (WLR)Edit

75' Kankakee-class river buoy tender (WLR)Edit

USCGC Greenbrier (WLR-75501), a diesel powered river tender built for the U.S. Coast Guard in 1990

75' inland construction tender (WLIC)Edit

The Coast Guard cutter USCGC Sledge (WLIC-75303), a 75-foot construction tender homeported in Baltimore.

75' patrol craft "Six-Bitters" - 203 hulls, not namedEdit

73' hydrofoil (WPGH)Edit

65' river buoy tender (WLR)Edit

65' inland buoy tender (WLI)Edit

65' small harbor tug (WYTL)Edit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter History". Archived from the original on 2015-04-08. Retrieved 2015-05-25.
  2. ^ "Historic Naval Ships Association". Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-09-14.
  3. ^ Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) No. NJ-139, "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter HORNBEAM, Cape May, Cape May County, NJ"
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-03-07. Retrieved 2016-02-23.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter History". Archived from the original on 2015-04-08. Retrieved 2015-05-25.
  6. ^ Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) No. RI-56, "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter WHITE SAGE, U.S. Coast Guard 1st District Base, 1 Thames Street, Bristol, Bristol County, RI"
  7. ^ HAER No. MA-150, "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter WHITE HEATH, USGS Integrated Support Command Boston, 427 Commercial Street, Boston, Suffolk County, MA"
  8. ^ HAER No. ME-63, "U.S. Coast Guard Cutter WHITE LUPINE, U.S. Coast Guard Station Rockland, east end of Tillson Avenue, Rockland, Knox County, ME"
  9. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-04-03. Retrieved 2016-03-03.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  10. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2016-04-03. Retrieved 2016-03-03.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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