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Malay

 

A former name retained.

 

(SP‑735: t. 173; l. 150'; b. 20'; dr. 8'7"; s. 15 k.; cpl. 29; a. 2 3‑pdrs., 1 mg., 1 Y‑gun)

 

Malay (SP‑735), a steam yacht, was built by John Rosch & Sons of Chester, Pa., in 1898; acquired on free lease from Hannah P. Weld of Boston 28 April 1917; and commissioned 16 June 1917 to patrol along the Atlantic coast during World War I. She was returned to her owner 1 March 1919, and sold to a buyer from Honduras in 1921.