Forgetmenot, 1910

Jan. 8, 2021

Forgetmenot, 1910

A low-growing plant of the genus Myosotis, having small blue flower clusters.

Tender History:

The Forgetmenot was a 41-foot wooden-hulled harbor launch that entered service in 1910.  She was powered by a 24 horsepower gasoline engine and propelled by a single propeller.  She served as buoy boat in the 11th Lighthouse District.

She was decommissioned and sold in 1933.


Douglas Peterson.  United States Lighthouse Service Tenders, 1840-1939. Annapolis: Eastwind Publishing, 2000.