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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
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November - Whiskey - Victor - Quebec
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Built in 1927 as the wooden-hulled motor yacht Sovereign at Bay City, MI. for Otto E. Sovereign of Bay City
Sold in 1930 to William Blair Baggsley of Chicago, IL and renamed Barbara
Sold in 1934 to the Dunham Manufacturing Co. of Chicago and renamed Kalolah
Sold in 1935 to M. Keith Dunham of Chicago
Sold in 1940 to L. D. Schreiber and Co. of Chicago
Acquired by the Navy in 1943
Placed in service as YP-340
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown.
Displacement 84t. (gross)
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|Motor Yacht Sovereign at anchor, circa 1927-30, location unknown.
Photo credit: Bowling Green University, Historical Collections of the Great Lakes.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.
There is no DANFS history record available for USS YP-340 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 3 October 2008
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