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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 in 1930 by San Diego Marine Construction Co., San Diego, CA., as the Tuna clipper baitboat Alert
Acquired by the Navy, 16 December 1941
Placed in service as YP-264
Allocated to the 15th Naval District at Balboa, Panama Canal Zone
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 25 February 2014
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Length 90' 5"
one Diesel engine
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||Tuna clipper baitboat Alert underway in San Diego Bay, probably upon completion and delivery to her owners, Tokunosuki Abe, of San Diego, circa 1931-32.
Photo # UT 6740 courtesy the Maritime Museum of San Diego.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.
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Last Updated 14 February 2014
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