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Malvern (ID 3055)


  • The second Malvern was built in 1900 as Malvern Hill by H. Turman, Turkey Point, VA
  • Acquired by the Navy 27 April 1917 and commissioned USS Malvern (ID 3055) the same day
  • Returned to her owner 30 November 1918
  • Decommissioned and struck from the Navy Register 16 January 1919
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 34 t.
  • Length 60'
  • Beam 15' 4"
  • Draft 6'
  • Speed 8 kts.
  • Complement 10
  • Propulsion: One 100hp vertical compound steam engine, one shaft.
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    Malvern 109k In port, probably at Norfolk, Virginia, prior to her World War I Navy service
    U.S. Navy photo NH 99582
    Naval Historical Center
    Malvern 87k Photographed prior to her World War I Navy service
    U.S. Navy photo NH 101972

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