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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
YNg-17 (1941 - 2007)
November - Bravo - Alpha - Tango
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - Combat Action Ribbon (retroactive - 7 December 1941) - American Defense Service Medal - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal (3)
YNG-1 Class Gate Craft:
Laid down, 2 December 1940, at Moore Dry Dock Co., Oakland, CA.
Launched, 18 March 1941
Delivered and placed in service as YNg-17, 17 June 1941
During World War II YNg-17 was at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941
Reclassified Miscellaneous Unclassified IX-539, 19 April 2007, at NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-Site Maintenance Office, Pearl Harbor, HI.
Struck from the Naval Register 29 August 2012
Final Disposition, fate unknown
YNG-17 earned one battle star for World War II service
Displacement 110 t.(lt) 225 t.(fl)
Complement 3 Officers 15 Enlisted
Machinery Superior Diesel Motor-Generator sets
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||Schematic drawing of YNg-17.
Courtesy Global Security.org.
There is no DANFS history available for YNg-17 / IX-539 at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
YNG Gate Vessels
Last Updated 8 June 2012
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