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Wemootah (SP 201)


Motorboat: Built in 1916 by the Gas Engine & Power Co. and the Charles L. Seabury Co., Morris Heights, NY; Acquired by the Navy 16 June 1917; Commissioned 7 July 1917 at New York, NY; Struck from the Navy list 13 June 1919; Sold 10 October 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 20.58 t.; Length 70'; Beam 13'; Draft 4' 3"; Speed 13 mph; Complement 13; Armament one 3-pounder and two machine guns.


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Motorboat Wemootah
Wemootah 130k Photographed by Edwin Levick, New York City, prior to her World War I era Naval service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 99368
Naval Historical Center
USS Wemootah (SP 201)
Wemootah 145k With several other patrol craft in an icy port, probably in the New York Harbor area, circa 1917-1919.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102515
Naval Historical Center

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