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Section Patrol Craft Photo Archive
Akbar (SP 599)
Patrol Yacht:Built in 1915 by the Mathis Yacht Building Co., Camden, NJAcquired by the Navy 17 May 1917Commissioned 31 May 1917Decommissioned 17 January 1919Struck from the Navy list 2 October 1919Sold 2 January 1920 to F. Chester Everett of Maiden, MAFate unknown.
Specifications:Displacement 25 t.Length 75.6'Beam 11' 6"Draft 3' 4"Speed 22 kts.Complement 11Armament: Two machine gunsPropulsion: Two 200hp 6-cylinder Loew-Victor gasoline engines, two shafts.
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||Underway prior to World War I
U.S. Navy photo NH 99170
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|01||Quartermaster 1st Class Robert A. Webster, USN||31 May 1917|
|02||ENS James L. Long, USNRF||1918|
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DANFS history entry located on the Naval History and Heritage Command website
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