Executive Order No. 2625, May 22, 1917

In accordance with a request of the Secretary of the Navy, concurred in by the United States Shipping Board, the Secretary of the [Page 1256] Treasury is hereby directed to transfer the following German vessels to the Navy for use as colliers and cargo carriers:

  • Hohenfelde
  • Frieda Leonhardt
  • Nicaria
  • Kiel
  • Rudolf Blumberg
  • Vogesen
  • Breslau
  • Saxonia.

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