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Patrol No.5 (SP 29)

Motor Boat:

  • Built in 1916 by Britt Brothers, Lynn, Massachusetts
  • Acquired by the Navy 7 April 1917
  • Commissioned 13 April 1917
  • Struck from the Navy Register 23 April 1919 and sold
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 5 t.
  • Length 40'
  • Beam 9'
  • Draft 2' 9"
  • Speed 25 kts.
  • Complement: Seven
  • Armament: One machine gun
  • Propulsion: One 135hp 6-cylinder Sterling gasoline engine, one shaft.
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    Patrol No. 5 46k Photographed during World War I
    U.S. Navy Photo NH 102120
    Naval Historical Center

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