(American Freighter, 1918) Launching, at the Skinner and Eddy shipyard, Seattle, Washington, 19 October 1918. This steamer was turned over to the Navy upon completion and placed in commission as USS West Mahomet (ID # 3681) on 14 November 1918. She was decommissioned and returned to the U.S. Shipping Board on 3 June 1919. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.