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Casco Class Light-draft Monitor:
Laid down, date unknown, by Wilcox & Whiting, Camden, New Jersey
Launched, 18 May 1865
Completed, 28 November 1865
Koka was never commissioned and saw no service
Renamed Argos, 15 June 1869, then back to Koka, 10 August 1869
Final Disposition, sold for scrapping, 2 October 1874
Displacement 1,175 t.
Depth of Hold 9' 1"
Draft 6' 4"
Speed 5.7 kts.
one 11" Dahlgren smoothbore gun
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Koka / Argos
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