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Natoya (SP 396)

Natoya served both the U. S. Navy and Customs Service


  • Built in 1909
  • Acquired by the Navy 11 June 1917
  • Commissioned 19 June 1917
  • Decommissioned 18 December 1918
  • Transferred to the U.S. Customs Service 12 April 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 12 t.
  • Length 44' 6"
  • Beam 9' 7"
  • Draft 4'
  • Speed 10 kts.
  • Complement nine
  • Armament: One 1-pounder.
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    Size Image Description Source
    Natoya 100k Photographed prior to World War I.
    Naval History and Heritage Command photo NH 99981
    Robert Hurst
    Natoya 106k Photographed prior to World War I.
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102096
    Naval Historical Center

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