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Ellington (SP 776)


  • Built in 1915 by Joe Fellows Yacht and Launch Co., Wilmington, CA
  • Acquired by the Navy 18 August 1917
  • Commissioned 22 May 1917
  • Returned to her owner 26 February 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 22 t.
  • Length 61' 6"
  • Beam 10' 6"
  • Draft 4' 3"
  • Speed 16 kts.
  • Complement: Seven
  • Propulsion: Two 200hp 8-cylinder Sterling gasoline engines, two shafts.
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    Commanding Officers
    01Boatswain Edward Bellsinger, USNRF22 May 1917
    02Boatswain Oscar F. VanOrnum, USNRF1918
    Courtesy of Joe Radigan

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