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YP- 654 Class Training Craft
  • Laid down, date unknown, at Stephens Bros, Inc., Stockton, CA
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service in 1958 at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD.
  • Reclassified to combatant craft, 1 February 1989
  • Refitted as a Navy Mine Hunter, assigned to the US Naval Reserve COOPMINRON
  • Placed out of service in 1994
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Used as a Naval Sea Cadets training vessel TS Resilience, homeported at Cedar Key, FL
  • Sold to owner in Texas, date unknown
  • Derelict at Corpus Christi, TX from about 2011
  • Current disposition, for sale at Corpus Christi, TX, as of November 2015
    Displacement 66 t.(fl)
    Length 81'
    Beam 18'
    Draft 6'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement 2 Officers, 8 Enlisted
    Range 1800 nm
    Propulsion four 6V-71N Detroit Diesel engines, 2 propellers, horsepower rating 437 shaft horsepower @ 2,100 RPM

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    YP-660 95k YP-660 underway, date and location unknown.
    US Navy photo
    Stan Svec
    YP-660 213k Ex-YP-660 moored pierside, Corpus Christi, TX., 2011. Photos by Jim Hornung
    YP-660 236k
    YP-660 282k
    YP-660 273k
    YP-660 29k Ex-YP-660 in poor condition, moored at Corpus Christi, TX, 2015 Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history record for YP-660 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    US Navy Fact File - Yard Patrol Craft - YP
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    Last Updated 13 November 2015