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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Built in 1941 as the Fishing Vessel Queen Ameila at Campbell Machine Co., San Diego, CA.
Acquired by the US Navy, 25 January 1942
Converted for Naval service, location unknown
Allocated to the Pacific Fleet and commissioned USS YP-516 circa 1942
During World War II USS YP-516 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater and participated in the following campaign:
Decommissioned, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
USS YP-516 earned one battle star for World War II service
|Campaign and Dates
|Consolidation of Solomon Islands
Consolidation of southern Solomons, 5 April and 18 June 1943
Consolidation of northern Solomons, 22 March 1944
Displacement 300 t.
Length 111' 9"
Beam 25' 10"
three single 20mm AA gun mounts
one Diesel engine
single propeller, 350shp
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||USS YP-516 underway, date and location unknown.
There is no DANFS history record available for USS YP-516 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 29 November 2013
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