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Menhaden (SP 847)


Built in 1905 by C. W. Crockett, Pocomoke City, MD; Acquired by the Navy, May 1917; Commissioned, 21 May 1917; Decommissioned, 12 March 1919 and returned to her owner. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement 93 t.; Length 100'; Beam 17' 9"; Draft 9' 6"; Speed 8 kts.; Complement 19; Armament two 1-pounders; Propulsion steam..
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Menhaden 59k At the Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia, in August 1917.
USN Photo NH 93966
Naval Historical Center
Menhaden 105k Photographed during World War I.
USN Photo NH 102027
Naval Historical Center

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