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Yuma (1863 - 1869)
Casco Class Light-draft Monitor:
Laid down in 1863 by Alexander Swift and CO., Cincinnati, OH.
Launched, 30 May 1865
Delivered in 1866 for lay up, location unknown
Renamed Tempest, 15 June 1869
Renamed Yuma again, 10 August 1869
Final Disposition, sold for scrapping, 12 September 1874 to Theodore Allen
Displacement 1,487 t.
Depth of Hold unknown
Draft 6' 6"
Speed 9 kts.
two 11" Dahlgren smoothbore guns
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Yuma / Tempest
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