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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Built in 1931 by Electric Boat Company, Groton, CT.
Launched, date unknown
Acquired, 3 May 1942, by the Navy from Harry J. Bauer, Los Angeles, CA.
Placed in service, 19 May 1942
Placed out of service, 27 September 1943, at San Diego, CA.
Struck from the Navy Register, 28 June 1944
Transferred, 18 November 1944, to the War Shipping Administration for return to her former owner
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 101 t.
Length 102' 0"
Speed 8 kts.
Propulsion sail with auxiliary engine
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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS)
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 14 April 2006
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