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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - World War II Victory Medal
Bottom Row - National Defense Service Medal - Vietnam Service Medal (1) - Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
422 Class District Harbor Tug, Small:
Laid down, date unknown, at Bellingham Iron Works, Bellingham, WA.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service, date unknown as District Harbor Tug (Small) YTL-586
YTL-586 was assigned to Naval Support Activity Danang during the Vietnam War
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
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-586 moored, date and location unknown.
Thanks Bob Reep and Paul Smith
||YTL-586 moored in Vietnam, circa 1966-1967.
Thanks Bob Brittingham, Craftmaster YTL-586 (1966-67) and National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors.
||YTL-586 with a barge in tow, probably in Vietnam, date unknown.
Thanks to Paul Smith
There is no DANFS history available for YTL-586 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Mobile Riverine Force Association
Brownwater Navy in Vietnam Web Book
Last Updated 11 December 2009
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