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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
YTL-567 was transferred to Paraguay, named Triunfo R-4
422 Class District Harbor Tug, Small:
Laid down, date unknown, at Gunderson Bros. Eng., Portland, OR.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service, 30 October 1945 as District Harbor Tug (Small) YTL-567
Assigned to San Francisco Naval Shipyard, Hunters Point, date unknown
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred, loaned, to Paraguay in April 1974
Sold to Paraguay, 11 February 1977, through the Security Assistance Program (SAP) for $18,000
Active in service as Paraguayan Navy tug Triunfo R-4 as of 2011
Displacement 70 t.(lt) 80 t. (fl)
Length 66' 2"
Draft 4' 11"
one Hoover, Owens, Rentschler Co. Diesel engine, Model 68SA
single propeller, 300shp
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||YTL-567 moored at San Francisco Naval Shipyard Hunters Point, circa 1970, with crew standing on the deck.
US Navy photo.
Courtesy Glenn Caroll YTL-567
||Ex-YTL-567 in service as the Paraguay navy tug Triunfo (R-4) in 1997.
||Photo by Oliverio
||The Paraguay navy tug Triunfo (R-4), date unknown.
||Photos by Oliverio
There is no DANFS history available for YTL-567 at NavSource
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 February 2015
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