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Nirvana II (SP 204)



Civilian call sign (1919):
Love - George - Dog - Sail

Motorboat:

  • Built in 1916 by Brett Bros., West Lynn, MA
  • Commissioned 10 April 1917
  • Delivered to the Navy 18 May 1917
  • Decommissioned 30 November 1919
  • Returned to her owner 2 December 1918
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 31 t.
  • Length 65'
  • Beam 13'
  • Draft 4' 9"
  • Speed 12 kts.
  • Complement: Nine
  • Armament: One 1-pounder and one machine gun
  • Propulsion: One 70hp 6-cylinder Sterling gasoline engine, one shaft.
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    Size Image Description Source
    Nirvana II 104k Photographed circa 1917-1918
    U.S. Navy photo NH 44862
    Naval History and Heritage Command

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