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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YTL-611 Class District Harbor Tug, Small (Sea Mule):
  • Laid down, date unknown, as a twin screw 40 ft Diesel steel pontoon tug at Ingalls Iron Works Co. Birmingham, AL.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service as District Harbor Tug, Small YTL-615, date unknown
  • Reclassified as a "Small Boat" in 1945
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 37 t.
    Length 41'
    Beam 15' 7"
    Draft 6'
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Fuel Capacity 43 Bbls
    two 537 gal tanks
    two Hercules DNX-6 Diesel engines
    two Packard Main Reduction Gears
    one 750w 32V DC Ships Service Generator
    two propellers

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    There is no DANFS history available for YTL-615 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
    Ingalls "Sea Mule" Assembly Instruction Manual
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    Last Updated 17 October 2014