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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 1930 as Martha N. at Luders Marine, Samford, CT.
Acquired by the US Navy, 8 September 1942
Allocated to Solomons, MD.
Placed in service as Yard Patrol Craft YP-553 in 1942
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 24 October 1945
Transferred to the Maritime Commission in 1945
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 98 t.
Length 97' 4"
Beam 20' 1"
one Diesel engine
single propeller, 400shp
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 14 November 2014
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