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Politesse (SP 662)

Motorboat: Built in 1911 by J. R. Robertson, Waltham, MA; Acquired by the Navy 17 April 1917; Returned to her owner 29 May 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 29'; Beam 5' 5"; Draft 2' 3"; Speed unknown; Complement unknown; Armament unknown.

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Politesse 163k At the Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Massachusetts, circa 1917.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102134
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