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Nadli (YTM-534)
Nadli (YTB-534) (1945 - 1962)

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal

Hisada Class District Harbor Tug, Large:
  • Laid down, 11 November 1944, at Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, N.Y.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service, as Nadli (YTB-534) in July 1945, allocated to the 12th Naval District at San Francisco, CA.
  • Inactivated and place in reserve, out of service in March 1946 in The Pacific Reserve Fleet, Astoria, OR.
  • Shifted berths to Green Cove Springs, FL. in 1954 and remained there until July 1955.
  • Reactivated in August 1956 and placed in service in the 3rd Naval District, New York, City
  • Reclassified District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-534 in February 1962
  • Reassigned in 1967 to the 10th Naval District, Naval Station Roosevelt Roads, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 15 May 1986
  • Final Disposition, sold, 28 April 1987 for scrapping by the by the General Service Administration (GSA)
    Displacement 260 t.(lt) 310 t.(fl)
    Length 100'
    Beam 25'
    Draft 9' 7"
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 8
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Diesel, single screw

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    Nadli (YTB-534)
    Nadli 102k Nadli (YTB-534) coming alongside a pier, date and location unknown.
    Photo courtesy of Paul Smith US Navy Harbor Tug Boats
    Robert Hurst
    Nadli (YTM-534)
    Nadli 115k Ex-Nadli (YTM-534) moored outboard of Ex-Nahoke (YTM-536) at Hampton Roads across from the Port of Norfolk, VA., date unknown.
    Photo courtesy of Paul Smith US Navy Harbor Tug Boats
    Robert Hurst

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    DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors

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