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Edith (ID 3459)


Freighter: Built in 1915 by the Maryland Steel Company, Sparrows Point, MD; Acquired by the Navy 1 October 1918 and commissioned the same day; Decommissioned 18 May 1919 and returned to her owner.

Specifications: Displacement 7,160 t.; Length 338'; Beam 46' 2"; Draft 21' 6"; Speed 9 kts.; Complement unknown; Armament one 5" and one 3".


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Edith 99k Photographed prior to her World War I era Naval service.
U.S. Navy photo NH 70469
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