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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
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CG-221 (1925 - 1934)
November - Charlie - Bravo - Oscar
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is top to bottom, left to right
American Defense Service Medal - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Built by Vinyard Shipbuilding Co., Milford, DE
Launched, date unknown
Commissioned as CG-221, 1925
Stationed at Norfolk, VA and Miami, FL, 1925-1934
Transferred to Navy, 1934
Placed in service as YP-22, 1934
Assigned to U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, for midshipmen training, 1934-1943
Transferred to Great Lakes for midshipmen training at Northwestern University, November 1943
Struck from the Naval Register, 07 February 1946
To WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, August 1946
Registered to Cleveland & Buffalo Steamship Co., Duluth, MN, as passenger boat Yippee (ON 251454), 1947
Final disposition, abandoned 1959
Displacement 37.5 tons
Length 74' 11"
Beam 13' 7"
Draft 3' 9"
Speed 12 knots
two Sterling 6-cylinder gasoline engines
two propellers, 500shp
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||Undated photo of YP-22. It seems likely this was taken during her tenure on the Great Lakes, circa 1944-45.
There is no DANFS history record available for YP-22 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 03 August 2018
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