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Sayona II (SP 1109)


  • Built in 1907 as Tip Top by H. Manley, Crosby, MA
  • Acquired by the Navy and placed in service 3 August 1917
  • Placed out of service 30 December 1918 and returned to her owner, H. W. Hower of Rome, NY
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 25 t.
  • Length 60' 6"
  • Beam 12'
  • Draft 3' 10"
  • Speed 8.6 kts.
  • Complement: Seven
  • Armament: One 1-pounder and two machine guns
  • Propulsion: One 40hp 4-cylinder Lamb gasoline engine, one shaft.
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    Sayona II
    Sayona II 124k Underway, prior to her World War I Naval service
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102214
    Naval Historical Center
    Sayona II 145k Photographed in port, before her World War I Naval service
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102215
    USS Sayona II (SP 1109)
    Idylease 92k In a Fifth Naval District port, circa 1917-1919. Outboard of Idylease (SP 119)
    U.S. Navy photo NH 102216
    Naval Historical Center

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