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Patricia



Navy call sign:
George - Jig - Boy - Quack

Transport:

  • Built in 1899 by Aktiengesellschaft Vulkan, Stettin, Germany
  • Launched 20 February 1899
  • Acquired by the Navy 28 March 1919 and commissioned the same day
  • Struck from the Navy Register 13 September 1919
  • Transferred to Great Britain 18 September 1919 for mercantile service with Ellermanís Wilson Line
  • Scrapped in 1921.

    Specifications:

  • Displacement 12,500 t.
  • Length 560' 3"
  • Beam 62' 3"
  • Draft 32'
  • Speed 13.5 kts.
  • Complement 569
  • Armament: None
  • Propulsion: Steam, two shafts.
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    Size Image Description Source
    SS Patricia
    Patricia 115k Undated post card Tommy Trampp
    Patricia 180k Post card dated 2 July 1904
    Patricia 72k 13 September 1904
    Patricia's Menu
    Patricia 99k Postcard postmarked 6 April 1905
    USS Patricia
    Patricia 89k In harbor, 1919.
    Donation of Dr. Mark Kulikowski, 2007.
    Naval Historical Center photo NH 104955
    Robert Hurst
    Patricia 96k At Boston, Massachusetts, 28 April 1919.
    Panoramic photograph by J.C. Crosby, Boston.
    Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation, Crosby Collection.
    U.S. Navy photo NH 84084
    Naval Historical Center
    Patricia 84k In port, circa May-June 1919.
    Photograph from the album of Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Edward D. Porges. Donated by his daughter, Gail Porges Guggenheim, 2007.
    Naval Historical Center photo NH 105024
    Robert Hurst
    Patricia 381k 22 June 1919
    Members of deck force 3rd Division
    George Stauffer

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