San Pusan Santo EECEN Las     Two days later the ship was transferred to the Coast Guard for operation before being permanently transferred on 11 March 1946.     my video card.     Port Clarence Anna     Iwo     White acted as artist and mapmaker to the expedition. Sylt CO: CDR William C. Jeffries 1965 - 1967 CGC KUKUI (WAK-186) c/o Fleet Post Office 15 October, 1948 San Francisco, Calif. This section lists active links to the pages displaying covers associated with the ship. On 15 June 1953 she rendered medical assistance to a civilian workman injured at Batan LORAN station. Aquadilla         Williams Lake         She later received word that upon her decommissioning in Honolulu on 1 March 1972, she would be turned over to the Navy who in turn would give her to the Philippine Navy. Sardinia affiliated with any United States government agency, foreign government or a (AK-174) was obtained and converted to Coast Guard requirements. Pulo     Attu         Three cutters of the United States Coast Guard have been named Kukui, Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships, List of auxiliaries of the United States Navy, transferred to the US Coast Guard, 24 September 1945, Deleted by the Philippines Navy, 7 June 2001, ** = Canceled August 1945, but completed as, † = Canceled August 1945, but completed as.         Presented By JACK’S JOINT. She has a length of 225 ft (69 m), a beam of 46 ft (14 m), and a draft of 13 ft (4.0 m).     USS Phobos (AK-129) was a Crater-class cargo ship commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II. The intention of this site is to document USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) was a Maritime Commission Type C1-M small cargo ship launched 21 January 1945, by Froemming Brothers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, transferred to the Navy and commissioned and designated as USS Colquitt (AK-174) 22 September 1945. COMPACAREA(Ptl) Malone View the Guest Book         Morotai Island Logisitics, maintenance, repair and construction of the LORAN USS Tipton (AK-215) was an Alamosa-class cargo ship that was constructed for the US Navy during the closing period of World War II. USS Murzim (AK-95) was a Crater-class cargo ship commissioned by the US Navy for service in World War II. She was then transferred to the navy of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI).     CO: CDR Metzger 1960 - 1962     Oshima Far Construction Det "A" Deming She was responsible for delivering troops, goods and equipment to locations in the war zone. Keflauik Nantucket Air Force Units Army Units Coast Guard Units Marine Corps Units Navy Units Become a VetFriends Member Site Map. Kukui was sent to the island the following month and was responsible for her reconstruction and rehabilitation. Port     Estartit Most of the cargo ships saw service following the war. She was renamed and commissioned after Menkar, the second-brightest star in the constellation of Cetus. COURTESY PHOTO BY ENSIGN JEFF WEST / U.S. COAST GUARD National Oceanic and Atmospheric... CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARBULLETIN.COM The Coast Guard opened its cutter, USCGC Kukui… Like her sister ship, CGC COURIER (WAGR-410), it was a unique vessel in many ways.         [4], Construction, major maintenance and supply of the systems was done by sailors of Kukui.     This site is not     Liaison Biorka She was responsible for delivering necessary goods and equipment to ships and stations in the war zone. Here KUKUI is sitting on a 36" long base for CGC INGHAM (WHEC 35). St Brides     Hobe Sound     USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) was a Maritime Commission Type C1-M small cargo ship launched 21 January 1945, by Froemming Brothers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, transferred to the Navy and commissioned and designated as USS Colquitt (AK-174) 22 September 1945.     Hokkaido Hilo System, Loran Stations Yonakuni, Monitor Stations She was responsible for delivering necessary goods and equipment to ships and stations in the war zone. She was first named after John James Audubon, an American ornithologist, naturalist, and painter. Island Matsumae of LORSTA Oshima - pdf [2], Her crew members were eligible for the following medals: [2]. Construction Comand Unit 203 CYTAC Midway USS Crater (AK-70) was the lead ship of her class of converted liberty ship cargo ships in the service of the US Navy in World War II.         She was responsible for delivering necessary goods and equipment to ships and stations in the war zone. Saipan Island Cape     Photo No. 01 MAR 1972 - Philippine Navy, To support & maintain logistic support to Western Pacific Loran Boise Kukui is propelled by two Caterpillar diesel engines rated at 3,100 horsepower, and has a top speed of 16 knots.     Talampulan Narrow Cape Med Sea Naval History and Heritage Command (UA-283) USS YFP-10         I decided that my next scratch build will be USCGC KUKUI (WAK 186) in 1:96th scale. 15 OCT 1948 - KUKUI Cruise Report - pdf A dynamic global positioning system … Lampedusa     Her primary area of responsibility is the inland and coastal waters of southeastern Alaska. 22 SEP 1945 - Navy - AK-174 - U.S.S.     Sattahip This ship was originally USS Colquitt (AK-174) and was one of two ships of this class transferred to the Coast Guard in 1946. Folly Island Les navires sont regroupés en fonction de leur classe et de leur taille [n. 1 Johnston Island     USS Mercury (AK-42) was a cargo ship commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II. As a Coast Guard public affairs release noted: "The men and officers of the black-hulled cutter were a versatile group. City The name was changed to USCGC Kukui (WAK-186).The Kukui carried two LCMs on her decks to ferry men and equipment to shore and also had three bulldozers, several trucks and a few jeeps stashed in her holds. USCGC Kukui (WLB-203) is the third cutter in the Juniper-class 225 ft (69 m) of seagoing buoy tenders and is the third ship to bear the name.     Matthew USS Herkimer (AK-188) was an Alamosa-class cargo ship that served the US Navy during the final months of World War II. Caribou     The CGC Kukui Patch features: Seahorse in from of the globe “WORKHORSE OF THE COAST GUARD PACIFIC FLEET” across top “USCGC KUKUI WAK-186” across bottom; Size: Aprrox. CG Documents Jima     He became the governor, in 1587, of the colony, and his granddaughter, Virginia Dare, was the first English child born in the Americas.         Jupiter     private entity.     27 MAY 1948 - CO/XO Inspection Report of Talampulan - pdf         Rhodes Media in category "USCGC Kukui (WAK-186)" The … USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) was the second ship to bear the name. Battle Harbor uscgc bernard c. webber (wpc-1101) uscgc richard etheridge (wpc-1102) uscgc william flores (wpc-1103) uscgc robert yered (wpc-1104) uscgc margaret norvell (wpc-1105) She was transferred to the United States Coast Guard in 1947, and used for servicing aids to navigation and providing logistics support for U.S. Coast Guard manned LORAN stations in the Pacific Ocean. USS Ara (AK-136) was a Crater-class cargo ship commissioned by the US Navy for service in World War II.     Bay Editted by Josh and Jason. She has a single controllable pitch propeller, which along with bow and stern thrusters allow the ship to be maneuvered to set buoys close offshore and in restricted waters. By Jim Donahue. During this time she delivered "everything from toothpicks to antenna poles; from a can of pepper to a Quonset hut." Kure Island Port-Aux-Basques Murzim was manned by United States Coast Guard personnel and was responsible for delivering troops, goods and equipment to locations in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater. Porto She then was transferred to the United States Coast Guard and was in commission as the Coast Guard cutter USCGC Barataria (WAVP-381), later WHEC-381 from 1949 to 1969, serving in the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam War during her lengthy Coast Guard career. Fallon     Hardy Find People you served with from USCGC Kukui (WAK-186). Search by Last Name    Colquitt was launched 21 January 1945, by Froemming Brothers, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, under a Maritime Commission contract, MC hull 2147; sponsored by Mrs. Fred Zillman. Gray Tan She had a brief and successful career before being decommissioned a year later. Kami-seya 20 APR 1953 - OPORDER St George     3″ Colors: Red, Blue, Light Blue, Yellow, Orange, and White     Spruce Cape Reunion Hall - Thanks to Ray Barrett, 22 JAN 1948 - Inspection Report of LORSTA Bikati - pdf     Miho                 Martha's Vineyard         Catanduanes Search by Unit KUKUI was originally commissioned as USS COLQUIT (AK-174) on 22 Sept 1945 with a USCG crew. Activities Europe Loran-C    Kodiak Comfort Cove      The USCGC Kukui patrol to midway. Adak         [3], The ship was transferred to the Navy 17 August 1945 and commissioned USS Colquitt, designated AK-174, on 22 September 1945 with Lieutenant Commander F. E. Miner, USCG, in command.     East Section         Vista Sign the Guest Book, Links of Interest USCGC Kukui was built by the Marinette Marine Corporation in Wisconsin and launched on 3 May 1997. She also delivered relief supplies to the island of Batan after it was hit by Typhoon Elaine. They not only sailed the ship but they operated bulldozers, landing craft, trucks and jeeps." Point Arguello CO: CDR Kevin L. Moser 1967 - 1969 “This juniper class, 225-foot cutter is the third vessel to bare the Kukui name in the Hawaiian Islands.” The first cutter Kukui was built by the New York Shipping Company in 1908.         Grangeville         Matratin 29 JUN - 09 JUL 1948 - Inspection Report     Isle     Ulithi         Kullmann, Kullman, Kullberg, Kullar, Kullander, Kull, surname, Kulka, Kuljic, Kulish, Kulin, Kulikovsky, Kulikov, Kulik, Kuligin What is a Loranimal? 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.     [4], Seven months a year she was underway providing necessary logistic support to members of the Coast Guard LORAN chain throughout the western Pacific. Reminiscing 1 MAR 1972 - Transferred to Philippines, 11 MAR 1946 - 29 FEB 1972 USCG USCGC Kukui, Jerry Proc's Hyperbolic Radio Navigation Systems Page, 1945 - Froeming USCGC KUKUI WAK 186.         Sellia Marina Roguron Updated Wednesday March 31, 2005 This is the real day to day history of the Coast Guard life written by the people who lived it. East Blockhouse Baker Skuvanes Join TWS for Free Today!     Conson [3], On permanent transfer the ship was renamed and reclassified Kukui (WAK-186) as the needed large cargo vessel to supply the equipment and personnel for the construction and logistical support of the Pacific Loran-A and Loran-C systems.     Yap     Bo USS Jupiter (AK-43) was an Aldebaran-class cargo ship commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II. Through hard work and perseverance they increased the total to 45,000 books within the next three years.     Ness Trying to decide the length of the baseboard. In accordance with Commander, 14TH Coast Guard District Operation Order No. Batan Aguni Majuro See official military documents below for verification DD-214 | Form 4 | DA Form 20 Grand Turk Island    The following year they got up a collection of 400 books to give to needy schoolchildren. File 607 . [4], In January 1972, the Kukui received word that as part of a move to reduce Coast Guard spending, she would be decommissioned.     Re: Seeking deck logs/sea duty of USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) Re: Seeking deck logs/sea duty of USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) Re: Seeking deck logs of USS Kearsarge         Nipisat USS Beltrami (AK-162) was an Alamosa-class cargo ship commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II. USCGC Kukui (WAK-186) Coastal Freighter. USS Menkar (AK-123) was a Crater-class cargo ship, converted from a Liberty Ship, commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II. Ara is named after the constellation Ara. 29 MAY 1948 - Inspection Report of LORSTA Naulo Point - pdf 32-53 - Establishment of ELMO 7, 8 and 9 - pdf         Gillette Baccaro Grand All inquiries may be sent using contact us on the home page. Then you can decide for yourself just what each lot is worth.             Biloxi     Vik     Cape         There, he entered Kings College (now Columbia University) in 1773 but interrupted his studies to become involved in some of the events which Ied,             Rememberences, Guest Book St Tarva Weybourne She was named after Murzim, the star in constellation Canis Major. CO: CAPT F. C. Munchmeyer 1956 - 1958 - Loran Health Issues, Miscellaneous Kukui conducts heavy lift aids-to-navigation operations, and law enforcement, homeland security, environmental pollution response, and search and rescue as directed.     Section     USCGC KUKUI WAK-186 Commissioned September 24 1945 - Decommissioned March 1 1972 Returned to US Navy custody and given to the Philippine Navy Naval Covers. CO: CDR B. R. Ryan 1962 Atafu USS Charlevoix (AK-168) was an Alamosa-class cargo ship commissioned by the U.S. Navy for service in World War II.             The second USS Barataria (AVP-33) was a United States Navy Barnegat-class seaplane tender in commission from 1944 to 1946. Decommissioned: 29 FEB 1972 - 1 MAR 1972 - Transferred to Philippines. CO: CDR Christopher C Knapp NOV 1951 - OCT 1953, Last CO: CDR John C. (Gus) Guthrie 1969 - 29 FEB 1972, Loran Implementation, Planning, Installation, and Termination, 22 JAN 1948 - Inspection Report of LORSTA Bikati, 26 JAN 1948 - XO Inspection Report of LORSTA Roguron, 07 APR 1948 - CO Inspection Report of Saipan, 19 MAY 1948 - XO Inspection Report of Tarumpitao, 27 MAY 1948 - CO/XO Inspection Report of Talampulan, 29 MAY 1948 - Inspection Report of LORSTA Naulo Point, 07 JUL 1948 - Inspection Report of LORSTA Ichi Hanare, 29 JUN - 09 JUL 1948 - Inspection Report See also . Island         The envelope is creased on the right. Brothers, Inc. Milwaukee, WI, 1945 - commercial             She was first named after John White, a settler among those who sailed with Richard Grenville, to present-day North Carolina, in 1585, to found the Roanoke Colony. Isabel The Kukui carried two LCMs on her decks to ferry men and equipment to shore and also had three bulldozers, several trucks and … Tsushima Point Arena Canton Complete Roster         Unknown Source: U.S. My Spring Island     It is sorted by length down to 65', the minimum length of a USCG cutter. Marcus COMLANTAREA(Atl) Umnak ATLS Program             Raymondville Oak Island Find your Shipmates on coastguard.togetherweserved.com JOIN FOR FREE TODAY!     Three ships of the US Coast Guard have been named KUKUI - USCGC Kukui WAGL-225, USCGC Kukui WAK-186 and USCGC Kukui WLB-203. Transfer on 11 March 1946 - October 2002 '' by permission of the Commander of the author AK-95 ) a! Least a couple of years the Pacific in many ways was originally commissioned as COLQUIT. 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