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YP-87

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Bravo - Tango - Zulu
NBTZ
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YP-87 Class Patrol Craft
  • Built in 1937 as the commercial vessel Valiant, builder unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 7 April 1941, allocated to the 13th Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 3 January 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length 75'
    Beam 20' 5"
    Draft 9' 6"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion
    one Diesel engines
    single propeller, 200shp

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    Size Image Description Source
    YP-87 52k YP-87 underway, date and location unknown.
    US Navy photo.
    Stan Svec

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-87 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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