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YP-569

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Papa - Whiskey - Mike
NQWM
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 1936, as the yacht Semloh at Henry B. Nevins Yacht Builders, City Island, N.Y.
  • Acquitted by the US Navy, in 1942
  • Placed in service as YP-569, date unknown
  • Allocated to the 5th Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
  • Sold in 1946, renamed Gypsy Queen
  • Final Disposition, sunk 2011
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length 67' 5"
    Beam 17'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament one single 20mm gun mount
    Propulsion
    one Diesel engine
    one propeller, 456shp
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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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