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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built by Consolidated Shipbuilding Corp., Morris Heights, NY (YN 2846)
  • Completed on spec as yacht Marinette II (ON 225548), 1926
  • Registered to Edward C. Romfh as Fort Dallas Investment Co., Miami, FL, 1927
  • Registered to John N. Matthews, New York, NY,
  • Acquired by US Navy, 14 July 1941
  • Placed in service as YP-104, 1941
  • Initially assigned to 3rd Naval District, 1941 - June 1942
  • Assigned to 1st Naval District, June 1942 - 1945
  • Operated out of NOB Newport on patrol duties and towing targets for NAS Quonset Point and NAS Squantum, 1942 - 1945
  • Laid up for decommissioning, July 1945
  • Transfered to WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, 21 June 1946
  • Sold to George E. Gilbert, d/b/a Boston Boat & Engine Co., Boston, MA, for $1,555, 1946
  • Registered to Phyllis O. Goodman, Boston, MA, 1952
  • Registered to Frank Foley, Dorchester, MA, 1958
  • Registered to Carlton W. McAvey, Boston, MA, renamed Yvonne G., 1962
  • Registered to Richard W. Souther, Boston, MA, late 1960s
  • Registered to Neil G. Ferwerda, Hartford, CT, 1970s
  • Final disposition, out of documentation, 1976
    Displacement 49 gross tons, 33 net tons
    Length 73' 6"
    Beam 15' 0"
    Draft 6' 6"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    two Speedway gas engines
    twin propellers, 6000hp

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    803k Marinette II making her arrival at Miami, FL, October 1926.
    Photo from Miami Herald, 30 October 1926.
    Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history available for YP-104 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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