AVR 661

Calumet Harbor, Chicago, Illinois

Aircraft Rescue Vessel "crash boat"

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Description 

This "Aircraft Rescue Vessel" is a an R-1 type United States Air Force "crash boat". Its current status and exact location is unknown. Consult the Wikipedia link below for more information.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 19, 1980
Reference number
80001342
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Naval facility
Current function
Naval facility
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1943

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added a short description.