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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

District Patrol Craft
  • Built, date unknown, at Western Boat Building Co, Tacoma WA.
  • Launched, 14 October 1944
  • Placed in service as YP-627 in 1945, location unknown
  • Decommissioned, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown.
    Length 128'
    Beam 30' 6"
    Draft 14'
    Speed unknown.
    Complement 3 officers, 22 enlisted
    Armament three single 20mm AA gun mounts, one forward, two aft
    Propulsion single propeller, 560shp

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    YP-627 42k Dignitaries on the platform for the launching of YP-627, 14 October 1944, at Western Boat Building Co, Tacoma WA.
    Tacoma Public Library, Richards Studio Collection
    Tommy Trampp
    YP-627 138k YP-627 underway, date and location unknown. Stan Svec

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