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YP-587

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Xray - November - Zulu
NXNZ
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

District Patrol Craft
  • Laid down, in 1943 at Hutchinson Boat Works, Inc.
  • Placed in service as YP-587, date unknown
  • Allocated to the US Naval Academy, Annapolis MD.
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 1 September 1977
  • Acquired by the US Navy League, date unknown, assigned to the Navel Sea Cadet program for ship board training on the Great Lakes
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 1 September 1977
  • Donated to a museum on the Great Lakes area, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, ran aground in the Straits of Mackinac in 1989, scrapped out
    Specifications:
    Displacement 50 t.(lt)
    Length 75'
    Beam 16'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion
    two Diesel engines
    two propellers, 400shp
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    YP-587 48k Ex-YP-587 under in the Great Lakes while belonging to the Navy League Sea Cadet Training program, date and location unknown. Don Boatman

    There is no DANFS history record available for YP-587 at NavSource
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