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Senasqua (YTB-523) (1945 - 1962)
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
Hisada Class District Harbor Tug, Large:
Laid down, 9 April 1945, at Gibbs Gas Engine Co., Jacksonville, FL.
Launched 11 July 1945
Delivered and placed in service, as Senasqua (YTB-523) circa mid-July 1945
Allocated to the 10th Naval District at San Juan, Puerto Rico in December 1946
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-523, 2 February 1962
Reassigned to Naval Station Guantanemo Bay, Cuba, in January 1975
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 15 August 1982
Final Disposition, 18 July 1984, disposed of, transferred to another government agency
Displacement 237 t.
Draft 9' 7"
Speed 12 kts.
Propulsion Diesel, single propeller
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||Senasqua (YTB-523) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo from the collections of the US Navy Memorial.
||Senasqua (YTM-523) drydocked at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Cuba, circa 1975-78.
||Photo by Coburn "Tom" Addair YTM-534
Senasqua (YTB-523 / YTM-523)
DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
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 27 May 2011
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