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YP-568

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Papa - Victor - Whiskey
NQVX
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 1928, as the motor yacht Emrose at New York, N. Y.
  • Acquitted by the US Navy, in September 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-568, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Transferred in 1946 to the Maritime Administration for disposal
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length 77'
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament one single 20mm gun mount
    Propulsion unknown

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    Size Image Description Source
    YP-568 59k YP-568 moored pierside, date and location unknown.
    US Navy photo
    Stan Svec

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-568 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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