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|127k||In port, probably at the Tebo Yacht Basin, New York City. The photograph may have been taken on 11 March 1918, when Foam was inspected by the Third Naval District for possible Navy acquisition.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 99347
|79k||Tied up together, probably prior to their World War I Navy service. These trawlers, previously owned by the Bay State Fishing Company, of Boston, were chartered by the Navy from representatives of the Russian Government in May 1918 and later commissioned as USS Foam (ID 2496), USS Ripple (ID 2439) and USS Spray (ID 2491).
USN Photo NH 102236
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|USS Foam (ID 2496)|
|79k||Gun crew conducting maintenance on one of the ships 3-pounders||Tommy Trampp|
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