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SP-789
ex-Dixie (SP 789)


Motorboat:

  • Built in 1906
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1917 and commissioned USS Dixie (SP 789)
  • Renamed SP-789, 11 April 1918 to avoid confusion with the Destroyer Tender Dixie
  • Transferred to the Department of Commerce 21 June 1921
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 52 t.
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    for full size image
    Size Image Description Source
    No image of SP-789 is available at this time

    Commanding Officers
    02ENS Reginald Chauncey Robbins, USNRF31 August 1917 - 6 September 1917
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for SP-789
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