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422 Class District Harbor Tug, Small:
Built in 1944 by John E. Matton and Sons Inc., Watertown, N.Y.
Launched in 1944
Delivered and placed in service as District Harbor Tug YT-453, allocated to the fleet, location unknown
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-453, date unknown
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 13 December 1946
Final Disposition, destroyed in 1947
Displacement 70 t.(lt) 80 t. (fl)
Length 66' 2"
Draft 4' 11"
Propulsion Diesel, single screw, 300shp
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