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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)

District Patrol Craft
  • Built in 1937 at Houghton, WA. as the FV Paramount
  • Acquired by the US Navy in 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-289, date and location unknown
  • During World War II YP-289 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  • Following World War II YP-289 was assigned to Occupation service in the Far East from 2 September to 1 November 1945
  • Destroyed, 5 October 1945, by typhoon "Louise" at Okinawa
  • Placed out of service, 1 November 1945
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 110'
    Beam 30'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 600shp

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