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  • Built in England in 1899 as Riverdale
  • Acquired by the Navy 1 February 1918 and commissioned the same day
  • Decommissioned 17 December 1918
  • Returned to her owner 31 December 1918.
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 180 t.
  • Length 105'
  • Beam 23' 3"
  • Draft 14'
  • Complement 20
  • Speed 8.6 kts.
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