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Express No. 4 (SP 745)


Motorboat: Built in 1917 by C. F. Ferguson, Groton, CT; Acquired by the Navy 2 July 1917 and commissioned the same day; Decommissioned 23 January 1919, struck from the Navy list and returned to her owner. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 46'; Beam 9'; Draft 2' 3"; Speed 17 kts.; Complement seven; Armament one 1-pounder.


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Express No. 4 93k Possibly photographed when completed, circa the summer of 1917.
U.S. Navy photo NH 100230
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