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Marjorie M. (SP 1080)


Motorboat:

  • Built in 1912 by Gottshalk, Philadelphia, PA
  • Acquired by the Navy 18 August 1917 and placed in service the same day
  • Returned to her owner 23 November 1918
  • Fate unknown.

    Specifications:

  • Length 32'
  • Beam 5' 6"
  • Draft 1' 10"
  • Speed 22 kts.
  • Complement: Four
  • Propulsion: One 45hp 4-cylinder Sterling gasoline engine, one shaft.
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    Motorboat Marjorie M.
    Marjorie M. 103k Off a Great Lakes area cottage, prior to World War I
    Naval Historical Center photo NH 99677
    Robert Hurst
    USS Marjorie M. (SP 1080)
    Marjorie M. 82k Photographed circa 1917. Note Navy officer and four sailors in her cockpit, indicating that the photograph was taken at about the time the Navy took her over.
    U.S. Navy photo NH 101984
    Naval Historical Center

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