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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

District Patrol Craft
  • Built by Reid and Son, Winthrop, MA
  • Launched, 03 July 1929
  • Completed for E.B. Phillips, Boston, MA, as yacht Fearless II (ON 228816), 1929
  • Sold to IBM executive Otto E. Breitmayer, New York, NY, 1930
  • Sold to Albert E. Schwabacher, San Francisco, CA, renamed Pez Espada, 1940
  • Acquired by US Navy, 10 December 1941
  • Placed in service as YP-112, date unknown
  • Assigned to Local Defense Forces, Twelfth Naval District, 1942 - 1945
  • Assigned to Armed Guard Center for training, 1944 - 1945
  • Placed out of service at Frontier Base San Francisco, 05 June 1943
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Transferred to WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, 21 November 1945
  • Sold to E. & J. Gallo Winery, Modesto, CA, renamed Vintner, 1946
  • Final disposition, out of documentation, 1948
    Displacement 62 gross tons / 42 net tons
    Length 61' 4" waterline, 65' 0" overall
    Beam 17' 6"
    Draft 7' 8"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion diesel, 200hp

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    586k Fearless II immediately after launching.
    Photo from Boston Globe, 03 July 1929.
    Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-112 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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