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Comet (SP 772)

Trawler: Built in 1910 by E. W. Heath and Co., Tacoma, WA; Acquired by the Navy 26 November 1917; Commissioned 15 February 1918; Returned to her owner 23 August 1918. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 11 t.; Length 46'; Beam 10' 6"; Draft 3' 2"; Speed 12 mph; Complement seven; Armament one 1-pounder and one machine gun.

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Comet 133k In a West Coast port, prior to her World War I era Navy service. The smaller fishing boat Imperial is just astern.
U.S. Navy photo NH 100869
Naval Historical Center
Comet 113k At what appears to be the Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, Washington, possibly when she was taken over by the Navy for World War I service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 100870
Naval Historical Center

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