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Yarrow (SP 1010)


  • Built in 1913 by Kargard of Chicago, IL
  • Commissioned 27 July 1917
  • Formally acquired by the Navy 27 August 1917
  • Struck from the Navy list and returned to her owner 7 March 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 29 t.
  • Length 65'
  • Beam 13'
  • Draft 4' 7"
  • Speed 11 kts.
  • Complement: Eight
  • Armament: One 3-pounder and two machine guns
  • Propulsion: Two 100hp 4-cylinder Anderson gasoline engines, two shafts.
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    Motorboat Yarrow
    Yarrow 104k Underway on the Great Lakes, prior to World War I
    U.S. Navy photo NH 99662
    Naval Historical Center
    USS Yarrow (SP 1010)
    Yarrow 49k Underway on Lake Michigan during World War I
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102577
    Naval Historical Center

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