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Grosbeak (SP 566)


Yacht:

  • The second Grosbeak was built by Rice Brothers, Boothbay, MA
  • Acquired by the Navy 17 April 1917 and commissioned USS Grosbeak (SP 566) the same day
  • Struck from the Navy list in 1919
  • Sold 21 March 1920
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Length 38'
  • Beam 8' 4"
  • Draft 2' 6"
  • Speed 15 kts.
  • Armament: One machine gun.
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    Commanding Officers
    01ENS Reginald Chauncey Robbins, USNRF17 April 1917 - 30 May 1917
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