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Ternate (ID 2697)


Freighter: Built in 1907 by William Hamilton and Co., Ltd., Port Glasgow, Scotland; Launched 24 December 1907 for Rotterdamsche Lloyd (W.Ruys & Zonen); Acquired by the Navy 21 March 1918; Commissioned 6 April 1918 at Newport News, VA; Decommissioned 11 April 1919 at New York and returned to the United States Shipping Board the same day; Scrapped 9 September 1930 at Osaka, Japan.

Specifications: Displacement 3,909 t.; Length 393'; Beam 51' 6"; Draft 20' 10"; Speed 10 kts.; Complement 62; Armament one 4".


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Ternate 102k In port wearing Dutch neutrality markings, possibly when inspected at Newport News on 4 April 1918.
Naval Historical Center photo NH 105234
Robert Hurst

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