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Camellia

 

Former name retained.

 

Camellia (lighthouse tender) was mobilized for war service by executive order and transferred first to the War Department, and on 1 July 1917 to the Navy Department. She was thereafter attached to the 8th Naval District until 1 July 1919 when she was returned to her owner.