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Merito (SP 279)


  • Designed by Swazey, Raymond and Page, Inc., Boston, MA
  • Acquired by the Navy 23 May 1917
  • Commissioned 1 July 1917
  • Returned to her owner 19 December 1917
  • Fate unknown.


  • Length 60'
  • Beam 10' 6"
  • Draft 3' 3"
  • Speed 12 kts.
  • Armament: One 1-pounder.
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