Cauto served both the U. S. Army and Navy.
Displacement 8, 060 t.
Draft 22' 6"
Speed 14.25 kts.
Armament: Two 3"/50 mounts
Propulsion: Three single ended and one auxiliary boiler, one 2,100hp vertical triple expansion steam engine, one shaft.
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|79k||Nearing completion at the Seattle Construction and Dry Dock Company shipyard, Seattle, Washington, on 19 June 1916
U.S. Navy photos NH 96063 and NH 96064
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|77k||In port, circa 1918
U.S. Navy photo NH 99887
Between 21 July 1918 an February 1919, Cauto made three transatlantic voyages carrying supplies for the American Expeditionary Force in France. She was decommissioned at Philadelphia 2 February 1919, and returned to her owner.
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