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Sussex (SP 685)


Fishing Steamer: Built in 1913 by R. T, Potter, Milton, DE; Acquired by the Navy 5 May 1917; Commissioned 31 July 1917; Struck from the Navy list 11 March 1919; Sold 16 January 1920. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 67 t.; Length 74' 2"; Beam 17' 6"; Draft 6' 9"; Speed 8 kts.; Complement 22; Armament two 1-pounders.


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Sussex 89k With her crew posed on deck, circa 1917-1919.
U.S. Navy photo NH 89745-A
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