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Genevieve (SP 459)

Patrol Yacht:

  • Built in 1895 at New Bedford, MA
  • Acquired by the Navy 19 September 1918 and commissioned the same day
  • Struck from the Navy Register 30 July 1919
  • Decommissioned 9 August 1919
  • Sold 20 November 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 95 t.
  • Length 82'
  • Beam 16'
  • Draft 5'
  • Speed 12 kts.
  • Propulsion: One Almy boiler, one 200hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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    Genevieve 238k Shown before Naval Service in World War I
    U.S. Navy photo NH 101725
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