From: Dictionary of American Fighting Ships
Edwin L. Pilsbury
Former name retained.
Edwin L. Pilsbury (No. 964) was taken over by the Commandant, 1st Naval District on 18 May 1918; however, the Navy Department revoked an earlier order on 21 May 1918 and the craft was never taken into the Navy.
Transcribed by Yves HUBERT (firstname.lastname@example.org)