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Donacona (YTM-733)
Donacona (YNT-7) (1942 - 1945)
Donacona (YN-39) (1940 - 1942)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Echo - Mike - Bravo
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

Yard Net Tender:
  • Built circa 1935-39 as the tug Peter Moran by Pennsylvania Shipyards, Inc., Beaumont, TX.
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 9 November 1940
  • Converted for Naval service at New York Navy Yard
  • Placed in service as the Yard Net Tender Donacona (YN-39), 13 November 1940
  • Allocated to the 10th Naval District
  • Redesignated Yard Net Tender Tug YNT-7, 8 April 1942
  • Redesignated Harbor Tug Medium YTM-733, 4 August 1945
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 28 August 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 132 t.
    Length 93'
    Beam 22'
    Draft 10' 9"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    General Motors DE Diesel engine
    single propeller, 750shp
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    Donacona (YN-39 / YNT-7 / YTM-733)
    DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
    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

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