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Photo # NH 102124:  USS Pattina underway, during World War I

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U.S. NAVY SHIPS -- Listed by Hull Number

"SP" #s and "ID" #s -- World War I Era Patrol Vessels and other Acquired Ships and Craft
numbered from SP-600 through SP-699


This page covers World War I era acquired vessels numbered in the "SP" and "ID" series from 600 through 699, plus some that were given numbers but not acquired.


See the list below to locate photographs of individual ships and craft numbered in the "SP" and "ID" series from SP-600 through SP-699.

For lists of "SP" and "ID" series ships and craft in other number ranges, see:

  • "SP" #s and "ID" #s -- World War I Era Patrol Vessels and other Acquired Ships and Craft.

    If the "SP"/"ID" vessel you want does not have an active link on this page, or the other pages of this series, and the statement "no image available" is lacking, contact the Photographic Section concerning other research options.


    World War I era acquired vessels numbered from SP-600 through SP-699:

    • SP-600: Gurkha. 30 gross ton motor boat, 1915. USN: Gurkha, 1917-1929
    • SP-602: Juniata. 142 gross ton motor yacht, 1911. USN: Juniata, 1917-1918
    • SP-604: R.W. Wilmot. 569 gross ton tug, 1898. USN: R.W. Wilmot, 1918-1918. No image available
    • SP-605: Skink. 50-foot motor boat, 1917. USN: Skink, 1917-1919
    • SP-609: Nokomis II. 872 gross ton yacht, 1914. USN: Nokomis (later redesignated PY-6), 1917-1938

    • SP-610: Nelansu. 51½-foot motor boat. Possibly also named U.S. Kent. USN: Nelansu, 1917-1918
    • SP-612: Dohema Jr.. 57 foot motor boat, 1912. USN: Dohema Jr., 1917-1918
    • SP-614: Margaret O. 55-foot motor boat, 1915. USN: Margaret O (later renamed SP-614), 1917-1919
    • SP-615: Saxis. Motor boat. Possibly no actual U.S. Navy service (lost 7 July 1917). No image available
    • SP-616: Venture. 80-foot motor boat, 1907. Also named Shadow. USN: Venture, 1917-1919
    • SP-617: Yacona. 527 gross ton steam yacht, 1898. Also named Cem and Amelia. USN: Yacona, 1917-1921
    • SP-618: Viking. Steam yacht, 1909. No U.S. Navy service

    • SP-623: Betty M. II. 60-foot motor boat, 1916. USN: Betty M II, 1917-1919
    • SP-624: Edithena. 75-foot motor boat, 1914. USN: Edithena, 1917-1919
    • SP-625: Doris B. IV. 67-foot motor boat, 1917. USN: Doris B IV, 1917-1919
    • SP-626: Cobra. 53.7-foot motor boat. USN: Cobra, 1917-1919

    • SP-630: Alcalda. 105-foot motor yacht, 1910. USN: Alcalda, 1917-1919
    • SP-632: Calypso. 54-foot motor boat, 1909. USN: Calypso, 1917-1919.
    • SP-633: Constance II. 41-foot motor boat, 1914. USN: Constance II, 1917-1922+. Renamed YP-633 1920
    • SP-635: Fern. 24 gross ton motor boat, 1906. USN: Fern (later renamed SP-635), 1917-1919
    • SP-636: Lomado. 67 gross ton motor boat, 1916. USN: Lomado, 1917-1919. No image available
    • SP-639: Dianthus. 65 foot motor boat, 1913. USN: Dianthus, 1917-1918

    • SP-642: Felicia. 213 gross ton yacht, 1898. USN: Felicia, 1917-1920
    • SP-643: Joy. 41 gross ton motor boat, 1905. Also named Dodger. USN: Joy, 1917-1918. No image available
    • SP-644: Chinook. Motor boat. USN: Chinook, 1917-1918. No image is available, or known to exist
    • SP-645: Shrimp. Motor boat. USN: Shrimp, 1917-1918. No image available
    • SP-646: Tramp. 27 gross ton steam boat, 1901. USN: Tramp, 1917-1919
    • SP-647: California. 58' 2" motor boat, 1910. USN: California (later renamed SP-647), 1917-1918
    • ID # 648: George F. Pierce. 252 gross ton harbor freighter, 1914. USN: George F. Pierce, 1918-1922. No image available
    • SP-649: Needle. 22 gross ton motor boat, 1906. USN: Needle, 1917-1919

    • SP-650: Hupa. 5 gross ton motor boat, 1905. USN: Hupa, 1917-1920. No image available
    • SP-651: Atlantic II. 303 gross ton schooner yacht, 1903. USN: Atlantic II, 1917-1919
    • SP-654: Hippocampus. 56-foot motor boat, 1913. USN: Hippocampus, 1917-1919
    • SP-656: Commodore Maury. 79 gross ton fishing vessel, 1894. USN: Commodore Maury, 1917-1918
    • SP-657: Miss Anne II. Motor boat. USN: Miss Anne II, 1917-1919. No image available
    • SP-658: Pauline. 8 gross ton motor boat. USN: Pauline, 1917-1919. No image available
    • SP-659: Owaissa. 77' 9" motor boat, 1912. USN: Owaissa, 1917-1919

    • SP-660: Katie. 15 gross ton motor boat, 1915. Also named Owaissa. USN: Katie, 1917-1918.
    • SP-661: Lady Betty. 16 gross ton motor boat, 1913. USN: Lady Betty, 1917-1918. No image available
    • SP-662: Politesse. 30-foot motor boat, 1911. USN: Politesse, 1917-1919
    • SP-663: Chanticleer. 37' 5" motor boat. USN: Chanticleer, 1917-1918
    • SP-664: Tuna. 98-foot motor boat, 1911. USN: Tuna, 1917-1919
    • SP-665: Celeritas. 60.5 foot motor boat, 1916. USN: Celeritas, 1917-1919
    • SP-666: Natoma. 120-foot motor boat, 1913. USN: Natoma, 1917-1919
    • SP-669: Vencedor. 90-foot motor boat, 1909. Also named Tekla. USN: Vencedor, 1917-1919

    • SP-670: Northampton. Motor boat. USN: Northampton, 1917-1917. No image available
    • SP-671: Parthenia. 131-foot steam yacht, 1903. USN: Parthenia, 1917-1920
    • SP-672: Miramar. 76-foot motor boat, 1907. Also named Lillian II. USN: Miramar (later renamed SP-672), 1917-1918
    • SP-673: Trilby. Motor boat. USN: Trilby, 1917-1918. No image available
    • SP-675: Pattina. 60-foot motor boat, 1916. USN: Pattina, 1917-1919
    • SP-676: Lydia III. 24 gross ton motor boat, 1913. USN: Lydia III, 1917-1920. No image available
    • SP-677: Eleanor. 58-foot motor boat, 1910. Also named Tringa. USN: Eleanor, 1917-1919.
    • SP-679: P.R.R. No. 9. 92-foot harbor tug, 1904. Also known as Pennsylvania R.R. Number 9. USN: P.R.R. No. 9, 1917-1919

    • SP-680: Ardent. 106 gross ton fishing vessel, 1902. USN: Ardent, 1917-1921
    • SP-681: Breakwater. 140 gross ton fishing vessel, 1907. USN: Breakwater, 1917-1921
    • SP-682: Mary B. Garner. 252 gross ton fishing vessel, 1912. USN: Mary B. Garner, 1917-1919
    • SP-683: McKeever Brothers. 136-foot fishing vessel, 1911. USN: McKeever Brothers, 1917-1919
    • SP-684: Edward J. McKeever Jr.. 223 gross ton fishing vessel, 1910. USN: Edward J. McKeever Jr., 1917-1919
    • SP-685: Sussex. 74' 2" fishing vessel, 1913. USN: Sussex, 1917-1920
    • SP-686: Vester. 117 gross ton fishing vessel, 1876. USN: Vester, 1917-1920
    • SP-687: Satilla. 128-foot steam yacht, 1902. USN: Satilla, 1917-1920
    • SP-688: Zenda. 48-foot motor boat, 1912. USN: Zenda, 1917-1919
    • SP-689: Uncas. 60-foot motor boat, 1917. USN: Uncas, (later renamed SP-689), 1917-1918

    • SP-690: Polly. 61¾-foot motor boat, 1909. Also named Howmornel and Kahkin IV. USN: Polly, 1917-1919
    • SP-691: F. Mansfield & Sons Co.. 214 gross ton fishing vessel, 1912. USN: F. Mansfield & Sons Co., 1917-1919. No image available
    • SP-692: Jaydee III. 45-foot motor boat, 1916. USN: Jaydee III, 1917-1919
    • SP-693: Amagansett. 145 gross ton fishing vessel, 1879. USN: Amagansett, 1917-1919
    • SP-694: Annie E. Gallup. 141 gross ton fishing vessel. USN: Annie E. Gallup, 1917-1918. No image is available, or known to exist
    • SP-695: Cossack. 64-foot motor boat, 1916. USN: Cossack, 1917-1919
    • SP-696: Charmian II. 59-foot motor boat. USN: Charmian II, 1917-1918
    • SP-699: Pawnee. 114-foot steam yacht, 1904. Also named Monaloa II. USN: Pawnee, (later renamed SP-699), 1917-1921

    For lists of "SP" and "ID" series ships and craft in other number ranges, see:

  • "SP" #s and "ID" #s -- World War I Era Patrol Vessels and other Acquired Ships and Craft.


    To the best of our knowledge, the pictures provided in the "Online Library of Selected Images" are all in the Public Domain, and can therefore be freely downloaded and used for any purpose.

    If you want higher resolution reproductions than the Online Library's digital images, see: "How to Obtain Photographic Reproductions."


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