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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 1940 as the fishing vessel John B at Los Angeles, CA.
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 27 January 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-268, date unknown
  • Allocated to the 12th Naval District at San Francisco, CA.
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 17 September 1945
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission in 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 65 t.
    Length 73'
    Beam 20' 4"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 200shp

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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