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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built by Western Boat Building, Tacoma, WA (YN 138)
  • Completed for San Vito, Inc. (Gaetano Cecilio), San Francisco, CA, as fishing vessel San Vito (ON 238823), October 1939
  • Purchased by the US Navy, 23 February 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-311, date unknown
  • Assigned to the Fifteenth Naval District in Canal Zone, 1942 - February 1944
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Returned to owner, 01 April 1944
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 08 April 1944
  • Registered to Gaetano Cecilio, San Francisco, CA, postwar
  • Registered to John Favaloro, San Francisco, CA, early 1950s
  • Registered to Ralph E. Myers, San Francisco, CA, 1957
  • Registered to Gilbert Hunter, Eurkea, CA, 1959
  • Registered to Hunter's Offshore Enterprises, Inc., Empire, OR, 1964
  • Registered to Lawrence G. Miller, Aberdeen, WA, 1969
  • Final disposition, listed as out of service, 2006
    Displacement 85 gross tons, 37 net tons
    Length 70' 7"
    Beam 19' 3"
    Draft 8' 7"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 155bhp

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    25k San Vito coming into port, date and location unknown. Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-311 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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