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CG-263 (1925 - 1934)

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Defense Service Medal
Bottom Row - American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built, circa 1924-25 as the wood-hull Coast Guard patrol craft CG-263 by Lake Union Dry Dock and Machine Works, Seattle, WA.
  • Launched, circa 1924-25
  • Delivered, circa 1924-25
  • Transferred to the US Navy, 21 February 1934, and placed in service as YP-18
  • Struck from the Naval Register in 1945
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 37.5 t.
    Length 74' 11"
    Beam 13' 7½"
    Draft 3' 9"
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 8
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion two Sterling Engine Co., Buffalo, N.Y. 6-cylinder 400hp gasoline engines, two screws

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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