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Wissoe II (SP 153)


Motorboat:

  • Built in 1916 by the New York Yacht, Launch, and Engine Co., Morris Heights, NY
  • Acquired by the Navy 23 April 1917
  • Delivered and commissioned 30 April 1917
  • Struck from the Navy list 18 January 1918 and returned to her owner
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 67 t.
  • Length 83' 6"
  • Beam 16' 6"
  • Draft 3' 10"
  • Speed 10.5 kts.
  • Complement 11
  • Armament: Two 1-pounders and one machine gun
  • Propulsion: Two 65hp six-cylinder Twentieth Century gasoline engines, two shafts.
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    Commanding Officers
    01ENS O. F. Broseck, USNRF1918
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

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