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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
YMT-26 (1943 - 1944)
YT-487 (1942 - 1943)
November - Zulu - Hotel - Mike
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Harbor Tug:
Built in 1916 as the harbor tug Columbia Deuce at Stockton, CA.
Launched, date unknown
Acquired by the Navy from the Columbia Construction Co., Oakland, CA.
Placed in service as District Harbor Tug YT-487
Allocated to the 11th Naval District
Redesignated Yard Motor Tug YMT-26, date unknown
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-487, 15 May 1944
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Commission in 1946 for disposal
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Length 45' 1"
Propulsion system unknown, single propeller
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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 5 November 2014
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