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Active (YTM-112)
Active (YT-112) (1925 - 1944)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Bravo - Zulu - Hotel
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

District Harbor Tug:
  • Built by Leathem D. Smith Shipbuilding, Sturgeon Bay, WI (USSB hull 2154)
  • Competed for US Shipping Board as tug Active (ON 218939), October 1919
  • Transferred from USSB to Navy, 20 April 1925
  • Placed in service at New York as Active (YT-112), 27 April 1925
  • Assigned to Third Naval District, 1925 - 1946
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-112, 13 April 1944
  • Placed out of service, 05 June 1946
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 19 June 1946
  • Registered to Carroll Towing Co., New York, NY as tug Richard Carroll, 1948
  • Final disposition, dismantled 1957
    Displacement 270 tons
    Length 101' 4"
    Beam 24' 7"
    Draft 12' 2"
    Speed 10 knots
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    2-cylinder compound steam (18" 38" x 26"), 450hp
    single screw

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