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International Radio Call Sign:
November - Papa - Yankee - Victor
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built in 1926, as the yacht Eloise III at Elco Works, Bayonne, N.J.
  • Acquired by the US Navy, 7 September1942
  • Placed in service as YP-551, date unknown
  • Allocated to Solomons, MD.
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 20 March 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 75'
    Beam 15'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 220shp

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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