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Freight Lighter:

  • Laid down as Catherine James at Boston, MA
  • Renamed Dana
  • Acquired by the Navy 23 November 1917 and placed in service as Dana the same day
  • Returned to her owner 21 May 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 118 t.
  • Length 84' 7"
  • Beam 26' 2".
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    Dana 97k Probably in the New York Harbor area, prior to World War I
    U.S. Navy photo NH 100546
    Naval Historical Center

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