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YN-66 / AN-47 Canotia
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Ailanthus Class Net Laying Ship:
Laid down as Yard Net Tender Canotia (YN-66) at Everett-Pacific Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., Everett, WA.
Reclassified Net Laying Ship (AN-47), 20 January 1944
Launched, 4 July 1944
Commissioned USS Canotia (AN-47), 31 July 1944
Decommissioned, 18 February 1946, at San Diego, CA.
Struck from the Naval Register, (date unknown)
Final Disposition, sold, 21 April 1947, fate unknown
Canotia earned one battle star for World War II service
Displacement 1,100 t.
Length 194' 7"
Draft 13' 6"
Speed 12.1 kts.
Armament one single 3"/50 gun mount, two single 20mm gun mounts
Propulsion diesel electric, 2,500 hp
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DANFS history entry located on the Haze Gray & Underway web site.
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
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