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Natalia (SP 1251)


Motorboat: Built in 1909 by Whittelsey Whitaker, Gloucester, MA; Acquired by the Navy 8 May 1917 and commissioned the same day; Found unsuitable for Naval service she was returned to her owner, John Hayes Hammond, Jr., of Stamford, CT, 5 July 1918. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 55'; Beam 10' 3"; Draft 62' 6"; Speed 12 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament one .30 cal. machine gun.


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Motorboat Natalia
Natalia 90k Photographed prior to her World War I Naval service.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 99979
Robert Hurst
USS Natalia (SP 1251)
Natalia 129k Photographed during World War I.
U.S. Navy photo NH 102055
Naval Historical Center

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