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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 at Tacoma, WA
  • Completed as the fishing vessel Phyllis (ON 238985) for Phyllis Co., San Francisco, CA, 1939
  • Acquired by the US Navy, early 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-305, date unknown
  • Operated as patrol vessel in Fifteenth Naval District, April 1942 - November 1943
  • Operated for British Fisheries out of Trinidad under auspices of Department of Interior, November 1943 - November 1944
  • Operated as patrol vessel in Fifteenth Naval District, November 1944 - April 1945
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 19 May 1945
  • Transferred to WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal and returned to owner, May 1945
  • Registered to Giuseppe Aliotti, San Francisco, CA, 1945
  • Final disposition, burned at Gaviota, CA, 15 December 1952
    Displacement 82 gross tons, 56 net tons
    Length 69' 3"
    Beam 19' 4"
    Draft 9' 1"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 210hp

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

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