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YT-247


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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


District Harbor Tug:
  • Laid down, date and location unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy, date unknown
  • Placed in service as YT-247
  • During World War II YT-247 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  • Swamped, founders and sinks while in tow of tug USS Sunnadin (ATO-28) while enroute from Pearl Harbor to Palmyra, 425 miles south by west of Oahu, 1414'N, 15859'W.
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length unknown
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion unknown

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    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors

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