U.S.S. Wilmington (1895)

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U.S.S. Wilmington (1895)
Hull Number: PG-8
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company[1]
Ordered: Act of 2 March, 1893[2]
Laid down: 8 Oct, 1894[3]
Launched: 19 Oct, 1895[4]
Commissioned: 13 May, 1897[5]
Decommissioned: 20 Dec, 1945[6]
Stricken: 8 Jan, 1946[7]
Sold: 30 Dec, 1946[8]
Fate: Broken up
U.S.S. Wilmington was one of two Wilmington Class gunboats completed for the U.S. Navy.

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Footnotes

  1. Silverstone. The New Navy. p. 69.
  2. Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860–1905. p. 165.
  3. Silverstone. The New Navy. p. 69.
  4. Silverstone. The New Navy. p. 69.
  5. Silverstone. The New Navy. p. 69.
  6. Silverstone. Navy of World War II. p. 286.
  7. Silverstone. Navy of World War II. p. 286.
  8. Silverstone. Navy of World War II. p. 286.
  9. List and Station, July 1898. p. 6.
  10. List and Station, July 1900. p. 7.
  11. Register of Officers, 1902. p. 145.
  12. Register of Officers, 1902. pp. 14, 145.
  13. Register of Officers, 1903. p. 12.
  14. Register of Officers, 1903. p. 12.
  15. Register of Officers, 1905. p. 12.
  16. Register of Officers, 1907. p. 14.
  17. Register of Officers, 1908. p. 14.
  18. Register of Officers, 1909. p. 12.
  19. Register of Officers, 1911. p. 14.
  20. Register of Officers, 1912. p. 14.
  21. Register of Officers, 1913. p. 14.
  22. Register of Officers, 1911. p. 14.
  23. Register of Officers, 1913. p. 14.
  24. Register of Officers, 1915. p. 14.
  25. Register of Officers, 1917. p. 14.
  26. Register of Officers, 1919. pp. 36-37.
  27. Register of Officers, 1920. pp. 14-15.

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