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Hyac (SP 216)


Motorboat: Built in 1915 by Weckler Boat Co., Chicago, IL; Acquired by the Navy in 1917; Commissioned, 5 July 1917; Returned to her owner, 26 November 1918. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 48 t.; Length 75' 4"; Beam 14' 5"; Draft 5'; Speed 10 kts.


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Motorboat Hyac
Hyac 72k Photographed on the Great Lakes, circa 1915-1917
Naval Historical Center photo NH 101793.
Robert Hurst
USS Hyac (SP 216)
Hyac 81k Being hauled out on a marine railway, probably for winter lay-up, 26 November 1917.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101794.
Naval Historical Center
Hyac 74k Being hauled out on a marine railway, probably for winter lay-up, 26 November 1917.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101795.
Naval Historical Center

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