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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 in 1926 as the yacht Malibu, at Seattle, WA.
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 6 August 1942, at Seattle, WA.
  • Placed in service as YP-523 in August 1942
  • Allocated to the 11th Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
  • Transferred to the War Shipping Administration in February 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 87 t.
    Length 92' 4"
    Beam 20'
    Draft 19' 6"
    Speed 10 kts
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown Propulsion
    one Diesel engine, 240hp

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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