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Katlian (YNT-16)
Katlian (YN-48 ) (1940 - 1942)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - India - Kilo - Oscar
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

Cockenoe Class Yard Net Laying Craft:
  • Built, date unknown, as the tug A. D. Canulette by Canulette Shipbuilding Co., Slidell, LA.
  • Launched in 1939
  • Purchased by the US Navy, 22 October 1940, from the Gulf Coast Towing Co.
  • Converted for Naval service at Naval Station New Orleans, LA.
  • Placed in service at Katlian (YN-48), 19 December 1940
  • Allocated to the 12th Naval District at Mare Island Navy Yard
  • Reclassified Yard Net Tender Tug YNT-16, 1 May 1942
  • Placed out of service, 30 January 1946
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 26 February 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission, 2 June 1947
  • Sold to R. J. Fenzl in 1948, renamed Captain Rudy and subsequently renamed A. D. Canulette and Ethel McDermott
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 129 t.
    Length 93'
    Beam 22'
    Draft 8'
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    one Atlas Imperial Diesel engine
    single propeller, 1,100shp

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    Katlian (YN-48 / YNT-16)
    DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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