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International Radio Call Sign:
November - Tango - Golf - Bravo
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Patrol Craft
Built at Vancouver, British Columbia
Completed as fishing vessel Retreat for unknown parties, 1932
Purchased by Richard H. Crank, Los Angeles, CA, as Retreat (ON 235232), 1936
Acquired by the US Navy, November 1942
Placed in service as YP-609, March 1943
Assigned to 11th Naval District, patrolling out of Section Base, San Pedro
Laid up out of service at San Pedro, July 1944
Struck from the Naval Register, 23 September 1944
Returned to owner as Retreat, February 1945
Final disposition, still active 1965
Displacement 40 gross tons
Length 63' 1"
Beam 13' 6"
Draft 6' 6"
Propulsion gas, 200hp
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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Last Updated 12 August 2016
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