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Call sign (1924):
Nan - Item - Boy - George

ex-Eagle No. 35

Call sign (1919):
George - Cast - Mike - Tare

Eagle Class Patrol Craft:

  • Laid down 13 January 1919 by the Ford Motor Co., Detroit, MI
  • Launched 22 March 1919
  • Commissioned USS Eagle No. 35, 22 August 1919
  • Designated PE-35, 17 July 1920
  • Sold 7 June 1938
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 710 t.
  • Length 200' 9"
  • Beam 25' 9"
  • Draft 13' 6"
  • Speed 18.32 kts.
  • Complement 61
  • Armament: One 4"/50 gun mounts, and two .50 cal. machine guns
  • Propulsion: Two Thorny-Croft Bureau Mod. boilers, one 2,500shp Poole turbine, Ford single reduction gear, one shaft.
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    PE-47, 35 & 58 119k USS Eagle 47 (PE 47), Eagle 35 (PE 35) and Eagle 58 (PE 58) at Coco Solo, Canal Zone, during the 1920s
    Courtesy of Lieutenant Gustave Freret, USN, (Retired), 1972
    U.S. Navy photo NH 76131
    Naval History and Heritage Command
    PE-35, 7, 8, 34, 58, 25, 38, 10, 6 & 12 429k c. December 1920/January 1921
    Mare Island Submarine Base
    Bottom to top PE-35, PE-7, PE-8, PE-34, PE-58, PE-25, PE-38, PE-10, PE-6 and PE-12
    Mare Island Navy Yard photo PE 86785 Eagle Dec 1920
    Darryl Baker
    PE-35 236k c. 1926
    Thanksgiving Day Menu
    Dan Whatley
    PE-35 392k
    PE-35 & 43 204k c. April 1927
    Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba
    PE-35 inboard of PE-58. The larger ship is likely the USS Argonne (AS 10)
    Joe Radigan
    PE-35 53k Photographed circa the 1920s or 1930s
    Donation of Dr. Mark Kulikowski, 2009
    Naval History and Heritage Command photo NH 106629
    Robert Hurst
    PE-35 246k c. 1931
    Washington Navy Yard
    Nautilus (SS 168) with PE-35 in the background
    Library of Congress photo 36368a
    Stephen Gower

    Commanding Officers
    01LCDR Archibald Nelson Offley, USN29 June 1925
    02LCDR James Kepler Davis, USN - USNA Class of 1916
    Awarded the Legion of Merit with Combat "V" - Retired as Rear Admiral
    1927 - 1928
    Courtesy Wolfgang Hechler, Ron Reeves and Joe Radigan

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