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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 New York Yacht, Launch & Engine Co., Morris Heights, NY
Completed as yacht Jean III (ON 229060) for Joseph S. Caldwell, Syracuse, NY, 1929
Acquired by the US Navy, November 1942
Placed in service as YP-606, date unknown
Assigned to 7th Naval District, 1942-1944
Out of service and used for training at Hollywood NTS by July 1944
Struck from the Naval Register, 19 May 1945
To War Shipping Administration for disposal, June 1945
FInal disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 69 gross tons
Length 76' 0"
Beam 16' 0"
Draft 7' 1"
two Winton gas engines
two propellers, 500shp
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|The future YP-606 as completed as yacht Jean III
Photo from Motor Boating magazine, December 1929
There is no DANFS history record available for YP-606 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 12 August 2016
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