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USS Halcyon (SP-1658)
Career (USA)
Name: USS Halcyon
Builder: Defoe Shipbuilding Company
Launched: 1912
Acquired: 16 June 1917
Out of service: 5 November 1917
Fate: Returned to owner
General characteristics
Length: 40 ft (12 m)
Beam: 9 ft 6 in (2.90 m)
Draft: 2 ft 8 in (0.81 m)
Speed: 10 kn (19 km/h)

The United States Navy patrol vessel USS Halcyon, was built by the Defoe Shipbuilding Company, in Bay City, Michigan, in 1912. She was taken over by the US Navy from her owner, G. G. Barnum, at Duluth, Minnesota, on 16 June 1917. After serving briefly on section patrol in the Great Lakes, 9th Naval District, Halcyon was returned to her owner on 5 November 1917.


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