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C55049
ex-PT-26


77' Motor Torpedo Boat:

  • Laid down 30 January 1941 by the Electric Boat Co., Elco Works, Bayonne, NJ
  • Launched 10 May 1941
  • Completed 18 June 1941
  • Reclassified as a Small Craft, C55049, 6 October 1943
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

    Displacement 40 t.
    Length 77'
    Beam 19' 11"
    Draft 4' 6"
    Speed 41 kts.
    Complement 15
    Armament: Two twin .50 cal. Browning M2 machine guns in Dewandre turrets and four 18" torpedoes
    Propulsion: Three 3,600shp Packard V12 M2500 gasoline engines, three shafts.


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