Registry and Rig Information

Registry U.S.
Official Number 214877
Rig Steam Yacht

Dimensions and Tonnage

Length 225.25
Width 31.66
Depth 19.50
Gross Tonnage 872.00
Net Tonnage 593.00
Hull Material Steel

Vessel History

Rebuilds Navy measures, 1917 (243 x 31.83 x 12.83; 1265 displaced).
History Purchased by U.S. Navy on June 1, 1917; commissioned at Philadelphia, PA, on December 3, 1917. Sailed for Bermuda with French sub chaser in tow, December 19, 1917; departed Bermuda, January 8, 1918, via Azores and Leixos, Portugal, for Brest, France. Served with U.S. Patrol Squadron out of Brest. Arrived back at New York in August, 1919. Decommissioned at New York, February 25, 1921. Fitted out as tender for Naval Governor of Santo Domingo, but was operated by Navy Hydrographic Office, doing survey work in Mexican and Caribbean waters. Arrived back at Norfolk, VA, September 24, 1934. Decommissioned on February 15, 1938, and stricken from Navy Register on May 25, 1938.
Disposition Struck from Navy Register, May 25, 1938; presumed scrapped.

Build Information

Builder Pusey & Jones
Place Built Wilmington, DE
Date Built 1917-00-00


Source HCGL

Vessel Names

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
NOKOMIS (SP-609)1917-00-001929-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY
NOKOMIS (PY-6)1920-00-001938-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY

Vessel Owners

NameBegin DateEnd DateRegistryOfficial Number
Horace E. Dodge1917-00-001917-00-00U.S.214877
U.S. Navy1917-00-001938-00-00U.S.U.S. NAVY