SHARK S054  
U.S.S. SHARK SP-534
 
Type Craft: Motor Boat (Patrol), originally a Pleasure Craft
Dimensions: Length 74.3 feet
Built: 1909, at South Yarmouth, Massachusetts
Purchased: May 17, 1917, by the U.S. Navy
Commissioned: May 24, 1917
 


      The 4th USS Shark, SS-174, a motor boat, operated on patrol service during and after World War I in the New England area. It was originally named Ildico IV then later renamed Shark before being purchased by the Navy.

      Decommissioned and Struck From the U. S. Navy List September 16, 1919.

      Sold by the U. S. Navy October 20, 1919.

 
 
DISCOVERY MATERIALS ... Motor Patrol Boat USS SHARK, SP-534
Pictorial Rendering Photo Text U. S. Navy Photo site, very little information available.
 
Please Submit Any Contributions, Photos, Additions, Corrections or Broken Links Encountered on this site.
BRT * EMAIL *     This page was last revised August 12, 2017, and is hosted by Western Dawn 2005 - 2017.