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Vileehi (IX-62)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Delta - Oscar - Bravo
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

  • Built in 1930 at San Diego Marine Construction Co., San Diego, CA.
  • Acquired by the Navy, 23 December 1941, from Hiram T. Horton
  • Assigned to the 11th Naval District, at San Diego, 17 February 1942
  • Placed in service as Vileehi (IX-62), 26 February 1942
  • Placed out of service, 20 September 1945
  • Returned to her owner, 27 September 1945
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 24 October 1945
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 54 t.
    Length 80'
    Beam 19' 3"
    Draft 11' 3"
    Speed 7 kts.
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion sail with auxiliary engine, single propeller

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    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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