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Tug # 98 / YMT-11 / YT-98 / YTL-98

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

District Harbor Tug:
  • Laid down (date unknown) as the copper-sheathed wooden hulled tug Tug # 98 at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
  • Launched, 9 September 1919
  • Placed in service as Tug # 98 at Mare Island
  • Designated District Harbor Tug YT-98 in 1922
  • Redesignated Yard Motor Tug YMT-11 in 1924
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-98 in 1945
  • Placed out of service (date unknown)
  • Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
  • Final Disposition (fate unknown)
    Displacement 54 t.
    Length 65'
    Beam 16' 2"
    Draft 6' 2"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion Union 4 cylinder, 4 cycle gasoline engine, 12" X 15", single screw

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    Calistoga 93k YMT-11 is in the left background on the quay wall for repairs in this photo of Calistoga (YFB-21) at Mare Island, 14 June 1943.
    Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 4358-43
    Darryl L. Baker

    There is no DANFS history available for YT-98 / YMT-11 / YTL-98 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    No Information Available
    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors

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