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Tanguingui (SP 126)


  • Built in 1915 by the New York Yacht Launch and Engine Co., Morris Heights, NY
  • Acquired by the Navy 28 June 1917
  • Commissioned 31 October 1917
  • Struck from the Navy list 7 April 1919
  • Returned to her owner 21 April 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 51 t.
  • Length 63' 6"
  • Beam 15' 10"
  • Draft 3' 4"
  • Speed 12 kts.
  • Complement: Eight
  • Armament: One 1-pounder
  • Propulsion: One 50hp Twentieth Century gasoline engines, two shafts.
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    Tanguingui 105k Anchored off Man Key, FL
    From the collection of George B. Hanford
    Bill Graham

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