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Patrol #6

(SP-54: t. 34; l. 63'; b. 12'; dr. 3'6"; s. 32 k.; cpl. 9; a. 2 1-pdrs.)

Patrol #6, ex-Bonita, a motor boat built by Geo. Lawley & Son, Neponset, Mass. in 1916, was purchased by the Navy from Herman Oelrichs, Newport, R.I. 16 June 1917 and commissioned 29 June 1917.

Patrol #6 operated out of the 2d Naval District, headquartered at Newport, during World War I. After decommissioning, she was struck from the Navy List 7 November 1919 and sold to George A. Crowley, New York City 19 March 1921.

Published: Wed Aug 19 07:40:44 EDT 2015