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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, circa 1929, as the wood hulled Diesel-power dragger Venture II
Acquired by the US Navy, circa 1940
Converted for Naval service in the Boston area
Placed in service as YP-447 circa 1941
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
(Source - War Diary Northern group Eastern Sea Frontier, Portland Section, NARA Waltham, MA.)
Displacement 118 t. (gross)
Length 99' 5"
Beam 20' 5"
Draft 10' 5"
three single 20mm AA gun mounts
two depth charges
one 300hp F-H Diesel engine
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||YP-447 underway, date and location unknown.
There is no DANFS history record available for YP-447 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 11 May 2012
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