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Middlesex served the U.S. Army and the Navy
Freighter:Built in 1912 by the New York Shipbuilding Co., Camden, NJChartered by the Army 1 December 1917Transferred to the Navy 2 January 1918 at Norfolk, VADelivered 21 January 1918 and commissioned the same dayDecommissioned 31 January 1919 at Baltimore, MD and transferred to the United States Shipping Board for return to her ownerReturned to her owner 7 February 1919Fate unknown.
Specifications: Displacement 7,900 t.Length 395' 3"Beam 50' 1"Draft 25'Speed 10.5 kts.Complement 52Armament: One 5"/40 and one 3"/50 mountPropulsion: Two single ended boilers, one 2,250hp verticle triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
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|01||LCDR Allen S. Bragg, USNRF||2 January 1918|
|02||LCDR Edmund T. Atkinson, USNRF||1919|
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