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Ionita (SP 388)


Motorboat: Built in 1914 by the Church Boat Works, Trenton, MI; Acquired by the Navy 16 August 1917; Commissioned 23 September 1917; Sold 20 November 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 1 t.; Length 55'; Beam 8'; Draft 2' 2"; Speed 19 kts.; Complement five; Armament unknown.


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Ionita 101k Underway circa 1914-17, probably in the vicinity of Detroit, Michigan.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101828
Naval Historical Center
Ionita 85k Underway circa 1914-17, probably in the vicinity of Detroit, Michigan.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101829
Naval Historical Center
Ionita 89k Underway circa 1914-17, probably in the vicinity of Detroit, Michigan.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101830
Naval Historical Center
Ionita 81k Underway circa 1914-17, probably in the vicinity of Detroit, Michigan.
U.S. Navy photo NH 101831
Naval Historical Center

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