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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Laid down, 24 March 1936, as the Beam Trawler FV Swell for Bay State Fishing Co. at Bath Iron Works, Bath, ME.
Launched, 17 October 1936
Delivered, 18 October 1936, to Bay State Fishing Co.
Acquired by the US Navy, 20 May 1942
Converted for Naval Service, 20 May to 15 July1942
Commissioned USS YP-415, 17 July 1942
Decommissioned, 18 June 1946
Struck from the Naval Register in 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Commission in January 1947, for disposal
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 369 t.(lt) 560 t.(fl)
Length 131' 2"
Beam 25' 1"
Draft 12' 2"
one McIntosh & Seymour Diesel engine
single propeller, 750shp
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||USS YP-415 underway in Boston Harbor, 25 September 1942.
Navy Yard Boston photo # 4473-42 25 September 1942, Boston National Historical Park Collection NPS Cat. No. BOSTS-14817.
|Stephen P. Carlson, Preservation Specialist, Boston NHP, Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston, MA
||USS YP-415 underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo.
There is no DANFS history record available for USS YP-415 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
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Last Updated 5 February 2010
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