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YT-720 (1944)

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 1917 as the harbor tug Nile at Bellingham, WA.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Acquired from BuDocks
  • Placed in service as District Harbor Tug YT-720, date unknown
  • Allocated to the 13th Naval District, at Seattle
  • Reclassified District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-720, 15 May 1944
  • Placed out of service in 1946
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission for disposal
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown.
    Length 75'
    Beam 18'
    Draft 8'
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion system unknown
    single propeller, 210shp
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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

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