Author Topic: BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) - ex-USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383)  (Read 1441 times)

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BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) - ex-USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383)
« on: September 16, 2017, 06:11:01 PM »
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Barnegat Class Small Seaplane Tender:

Laid down, 12 July 1943, at Lake Washington Shipyards, Houghton, WA.
Launched, 11 March 1944
Commissioned, USS Castle Rock (AVP-35), 8 October 1944, CDR. George S. James, Jr., in command
Decommissioned, 6 August 1946, at San Francisco, CA.
Loaned to the US Coast Guard, 16 September 1946
Commissioned, USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383), 18 December 1948
Redesignated High Endurance Cutter (WHEC-383), 1 May 1966
Castle Rock suffered an engineering casualty en-route Vietnam while in Singapore, and sunk at the pier. After repairs she continued on to Vietnam.

Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Decommissioned by the Coast Guard, 21 December 1971
Transferred to South Vietnam, renamed RVNS Tran Binh Trong (HQ-5)
Fled from Vietnam at the fall of Saigon in circa 1975
Custody assumed by Philippines circa 1975, renamed BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10)
« Last Edit: October 16, 2017, 02:46:30 PM by adroth »


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Re: BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) - ex-USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383)
« Reply #2 on: May 21, 2019, 02:38:26 AM »
photo courtesy of owner



shown is the stern of BRP Francisco Dagohoy PF-10 while in Subic
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Re: BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) - ex-USCGC Castle Rock (WAVP-383)
« Reply #3 on: May 21, 2019, 02:44:21 AM »
image grab of BRP Francisco Dagohoy (PF-10) and another Bonifacio class ship from movie "The Boys in Company C"


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