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Tech III (SP 1055)


Motorboat: Built in 1916 by Adolph Apel, Atlantic City, NJ; Acquired by the Navy 6 August 1917; Commissioned 7 August 1917; Decommissioned 19 October 1917 for return to her owner, when repaired; Struck from the Navy list 1 September 1918 and returned to her owner. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 50'; Beam 9'; Draft 3' 6"; Speed 25/30 mph; Complement five; Armament one machine gun.


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Tech III 102k Photographed prior to her World War I Navy service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102258
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