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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
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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, circa 1940-41, at Robert Jacobs, Inc., City Island, N.Y.
Launched, date unknown
Placed in service as YT-159 in 1941, allocated to the 14th Naval District
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-159, date unknown
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold, date unknown ,to Foss Launch and Tug, Seattle, WA.
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Length 66' 2"
Draft 4' 11"
Propulsion Diesel, single propeller 240shp
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Last Updated 18 July 2014
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