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USAJMP CApt. Edwin C. Long (1919 - 1922)
Junior Mine Planter:
Built in 1919 at Rocky River Drydock Co., Rocky River, OH.
Launched, in 1919
Accepted for service by the U.S. Army Quartermaster Corps in 1919
Named in honor of Capt. Edwin C. Long
Assigned to the US Army Coast Artillery Corp Mine Planter Service
Placed in commission in 1919
Stationed at Fort Taylor, FL, and assigned to the Coast Defenses of Key West
Functioned in the Harbor Boat Service as a freight and passenger craft at Key West, FL, 1919–22
Placed out of commission in 1922
Transferred to the US Lighthouse Service in 1922, converted to lighthouse tender, renamed USLHS Sundew
Sold in 1941 to Atlantic Tug and Equipment Co. name retained
Final Disposition, scrapped in 1959
Displacement 177 t.
Cruise Radius unknown
Fuel Capacities unknown
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||USAJMP Capt. Edwin C. Long moored pierside at Rocky River Dry Dock Co., Rocky River, OH. date unknown.
||Bowling Green State University, Historical Collection of the Great Lakes
The history for USAJMP Capt. Edwin C. Long is from US Army Order of Battle 1919-1941 Vol. 2
Last Updated 1 February 2019
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