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Beluga (SP 536)


Motorboat: Built in 1911 by the Greenport Basin and Construction Co., Greenport, Long Island, NY; Acquired by the Navy 14 May 1917; Commissioned 15 May 1917; Struck from the Navy Register 25 November 1918 and returned to her owner. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 42 t.; Length 73'; Beam 13' 9"; Draft 4' 6"; Speed 12 kts.; Complement 10; Armament one 1-pounder and two machine guns.


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Beluga 193k Coarse screen halftone newspaper reproduction of a photograph taken prior to World War I.
U.S. Navy photo NH 99223
Naval Historical Center

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