USS "Stromboli" has been the name of three ships in the service of the
United States Navy. All have been named for the islandof Stromboliin the Tyrrhenian Sea.
* The first "Stromboli" was a
brigoriginally named "Howard", that was purchased by the Navy in 1846. She served during the Mexican-American Waras part of the blockadefleet. She was decommissioned on 6 September 1848and sold later that year.
* The second "Stromboli" was the original name for the "Spuyten Duyvil" a
torpedo boatbuilt in 1864for service toward the end of the American Civil War.
* The third "Stromboli" was the name briefly held by the USS "Wassuc", a monitor, in 1869.
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