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Wiwoka (SP 250)


Motorboat: Built in 1912 as Idylease III by Murray and Tregurthha, South Boston, MA; Renamed Wiwoka; Acquired by the Navy 25 July 1917; Commissioned USS Wiwoka (SP 250), 11 September 1917; Decommissioned in December 1918; Returned to her owner 17 January 1919 and struck from the Navy list.
Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 25 t.; Length 82'; Beam 11' 6"; Draft 4'; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 10; Armament one 1-pounder and one machine gun.


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Wiwoka 121k Photographed by Edwin Levick, New York City, prior to her World War I Naval service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101354
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