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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 unknown builder, Malmo, Sweden, 1924
  • Placed on US register for Richard H. Hellman, San Francisco, CA, as yacht Seamonger (ON 228932), 1930
  • Sold to Luise Bohls, San Francisco, CA, mid 1930s
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 10 December 1941
  • Assigned to Local Defense Forces, Twelfth Naval District
  • Reclassified small boat, 01 May 1942
  • Tranferred to Army as personnel launch Q 144, 1945
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Sold at San Francisco for $800 to Miner Chipman, Jr., Alameda, CA, March 1945
  • Sold to Forest W. Edwards, San Carlos, CA, 1955
  • Final disposition, fate unknown ("destroyed" 13 February 2019 per PSIX)
    Displacement 18 gross tons, 15 net tons
    Length 48' 6" waterline, 55' 0" overall
    Beam 10' 6"
    Draft 5' 6"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Buda diesel, 75hp

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