"THE HYDE"


The USAT General John McE . Hyde"
was a 144 ft long ferry boat built in 1921 which provided transportation between the military facilities in Manila Bay. It was not a Navy ship.

It was sunk by Japanese artillery  on April 15, 1942.

 

 

 

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