USS Narragansett (SP-2196)

USS Narragansett (SP-2196)

The second USS Narragansett (SP-2196) was a transport ship in the United States Navy.

Narragansett was launched by Harlan and Hollingsworth, Wilmington, Delaware, in 1913. She was acquired through purchase from the Central Vermont Transportation Co., on 11 January 1918, and commissioned at New London, on 28 January 1918, Lt. Comdr. William R. Allen, USNRF, in command.

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USS Narragansett (SP-2196) - Service History
... On 14 February 1918, Narragansettdeparted New London and steamed to Wilmington, Delaware, for overhaul and alterations necessary for troop transport service ... From that time until the Armistice, Narragansettserved as a unit of that fleet, which was charged with the highly important mission of keeping men and ... During August and September, Narragansettcrossed from Southampton to Le Havre twice a week ...