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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

Harbor Tug:
  • Built by Victory Shipbuilding, Holland, MI
  • Laid down, date unknown
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service as YT-307, December 1943
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-307, 15 May 1944
  • Assigned to Fourteenth Naval District at Pearl Harbor
  • Placed out of service in reserve, November 1953
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 66' 2"
    Beam 17'
    Draft 4' 11"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Diesel, single propeller 240shp

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    YT-307 146k YT-307 moored alongside battleship Washington (BB-56) at Pearl Harbor, 19 February 1944. Two unidentified YTBs are working in the background.
    Photo from National Archives Record Group 19, BB-56 correspondence file.
    John Chiquoine

    There is no DANFS history available for YT-307 / YTL-307 available at NavSource
    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

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