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YP-678

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Hotel - India - Mike
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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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National Defense Service Medal


YP- 676 Class Training Craft
  • Laid down, 12 December 1983, at Petersen Boat Builders
  • Launched, 3 November 1984
  • Delivered and placed in service, 13 May 1985, at US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD.
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 20 November 1998
  • Acquired for use as an alternative to Juvenile Detention at Norfolk, VA., date unknown
  • Current Status, unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 176 t. (max.)
    Length 108'
    Beam 24'
    Draft 8'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement
    2 Officers
    4 Enlisted
    Range 1800 nm
    Propulsion
    two 12V-71N Detroit diesel engines
    two propellers, 437 shp @ 2,100 RPM

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    YP-678 45k YP-678 downbound on the St. Lawrence River off Vercheres, Quebec, 6 July 1987. She and her three sisters were completing a midshipman cruise on the Great Lakes. Photo courtesy Marc Piche, shipspotting.com. Robert Hurst
    YP-678 36k "Judgement" ex-YP-678 moored pierside at Norfolk, VA. 25 May 2002. Photo courtesy Robert J. Smith Robert Hurst
    YP-678 180k Ex-YP-678 tied-up to her moorings, date unknown. Photo courtesy Gansell (real name unknown) photobucket.com Robert Hurst
    YP-678 26k Ex-YP-678 moored pierside at Chesapeake, VA. awaiting a buyer, September 2007 Tom Langford
    YP-678 65k Ex-YP-678 tied-up to her moorings, date unknown, probably while awaiting sale. Monti Stratton

    2014 Interior/Exterior images of YP-678
    As found on Craig's List
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    There is no DANFS history record for YP-678 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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