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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
World War I Victory Medal (with Armed Guard and Transport clasps)
Laid down (date unknown) at William Cramp and Son, Philadelphia, PA.
Launched in 1902 for the International Mercantile Marine Co.
Chartered by the Army Transport Service, 3 June 1917
Delivered to the Navy
Commissioned USS Finland, 26 April 1917
Decommissioned, 16 November 1919
Delivered to the War Department
Displacement 22,400 t.(fl)
Beam 60' 2"
Draft 31' 4"
Speed 16 kts.
Armament four single 4" gun mounts, two 1-pdrs
Propulsion coal fired boilers, steam turbine, single propeller
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||Finland arriving at a US east coast port with US Troops from Europe, circa 1918-19.
||Paul E. Petoky
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DANFS history entry at Navsource
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