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LORAN MONITOR STATION KAUAI

Station Information

Site Survey: NOV - DEC 1943
 
Construction Date: MAY - 07 JUL 1944
 
Constructed by: Construction Detachment "C"
 
Established:
Commissioned:
JUL 1944
08 NOV 1944 - turnover to D14

Disestablished: 28 SEP 1948
 
Operated by:

USCG
Project code name:



Unit Identifier:

CG Unit 207

Mail address:
 
AKA:



HAM Call Sign:



Personnel Allowance:

Station Mascot:

Miscellaneous:

Commanding Officers: 1944 - 1945 LTJG John C. Price (NOV - 04 OCT)
1945 - 1946 ENS Ralph E. Knight (04 OCT - ?)
1946 - 1947

Station Operations

LORAN-A MONITOR

Chain: HAWAIIAN
 
Radio Call Sign:
 
Loran Rate:
Baseline:

Loran Rate:
Baseline:


2L0 (HAWAII-NIIHAU)
Approx. 230 Nautical miles

2L1 (FRENCH FRIGATE SHOALS - NIIHAU)
Approx. 383 Nautical miles
Operational date:
Declared Operation:


07 JUL 1944
19 OCT 1944
 
Operations Ceased:


01 JAN 1947
Station Operation:


Monitor
Equipment: DAS receivers

Antenna Type: "T"
 

Documents:

01 AUG 1947 No personnel allowance will be supported for FY 1948 - pdf

1948 - Authority to disestablish Loran Monitor Station - pdf

Pictures:

Coast Guard May 1944 Official construction photos

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