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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

Yard Floating Drydock:
  • Laid down, date and location unknown
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service as YFD-60 in January 1944
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission in 1947
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 1,600 t.(lt)
    Length 160'
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none

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    Pamlico 186k USCGC Pamlico (WPR-57) serves as a test-bed for YFD-60, 26 May 1944. Other than her war-time gray paint, Pamlico's appearance had changed little over the years.
    U.S. Coast Guard photo 6-25
    U.S. Coast Guard

    There is no DANFS history for YFD-60 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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