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Zigzag (SP 106)

Destroyed 9 September 1919

Motorboat: Built in 1916 by the A. E. Luders Construction Co., Stamford, CT; Acquired by the Navy 27 June 1917; Commissioned 8 August 1917; Destroyed in a hurricane 9 September 1919 at Key West, FL; Struck from the Navy list 4 October 1919.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 44'; Beam 8' 6"; Draft 2' 10"; Speed 21 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament one .30 cal. machine gun.


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Motorboat Zigzag
Zigzag 91k Photographed in Florida waters, circa 1916-1917.
U.S. Navy photo NH 89767
Naval Historical Center
USS Zigzag (SP 106)
Zigzag 81k Photographed during her World War I era Navy service.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 102580
Robert Hurst

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