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Zara (SP 133)


Patrol Yacht: Built in 1891 as Solgar by Fleming and Ferguson Paisley, Scotland; Renamed Zara; Acquired by the Navy 27 April 1917; Commissioned USS Zara (SP 133), 22 May 1917 at New York; Decommissioned 13 April 1918; Struck from the Navy list 1 May 1918; Retained as a guard vessel at White Stone near the western entrance to Long Island Sound; Sold 13 September 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 184 t.; Length 152'; Beam 21' 6"; Draft 11'; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 62; Armament two 6-pounders and two machine guns.


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Zara 91k Photographed prior to her World War I Naval service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102048
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