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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 Mathis Yacht Building, Camden, NJ (YN 204)
  • Completed for Charles E.F. McCann, New York, NY, as yacht Helena (ON 227358), 1928
  • Sold and renamed All Alone, circa 1941
  • Acquired by Navy, 16 January 1942
  • Placed in service as District Patrol Craft YP-209, date and location unknown
  • Assigned to Canal Zone, Fifteenth Naval District, 1942 - 1945
  • Arrived Cristobal for duty, 26 April 1942
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • To WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, 20 April 1946
  • Registered to Diesel Towing Co., New York, NY, 1946
  • Registered to William P. Laytham & Sons Co., Paterson, NJ, 1948
  • Registered to Lynde Selden, West Palm Beach, FL, 1955
  • Final disposition, out of documentation, 1958
    Displacement 101 gross tons, 69 net tons
    Length 87' 4"
    Beam 16' 0"
    Draft 8' 9"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    two gas engines
    two propellers, 600hp

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    YP-209 458k Yacht All Alone seen prewar.
    National Archives photo 19-N-22191
    Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-209 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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