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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
November - Tango - Foxtrot - Papa
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Built by Consolidated Shipbuilding, Morris Heights, NY
Completed as yacht Julie M. II (ON 227504) for R.M. Smith, New York City, NY, 1928
Sold to George S. Bourne, Miami Beach, FL and renamed Little Stranger, 1930s
Acquired by the US Navy, 20 November 1942
Placed in service as YP-604, December 1942
Assigned to 5th Naval District at Hampton Roads; apparently used as flag launch, 1942-45
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register and transferred to War Shipping Administration for disposal, 08 May 1946
Returned to owner as Little Stranger, 1946
Final disposition, active as Ragtime, owned by Boothbay Region Shipyard, Southport, ME
Displacement 39 gross tons
Length 62' 1" waterline, 64' 0" overall
Beam 12' 6"
Draft 3' 2"
single Gasoline engine
single shaft, 340hp
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||Ex YP-604 restored as yacht Ragtime, circa 2013.
Photo courtesy woodenboat.com
There is no DANFS history record available for YP-604 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 12 August 2016
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