USCG Factoids

When does the USCG celebrate its birthday?

  • August 4, 1790 with establishment of the Revenue Cutter Service

Under what department was the USCG originally formed?

  • U.S. Treasury Department

When was the modern day USCG established?

  • 1915

On what date did the USCG transfer from the Department of Transportation to the Department of Homeland Security?

  • 1 March 2003