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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

YNg-1 Class Gate Craft:
  • Laid down 1942, at Dravo Corp., Wilmington, DE.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Allocated to Solomons, MD.
  • Placed in service as YNg-26, date and location unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 1974
    Displacement 110 t.(lt) 225 t.(fl)
    Length 110'
    Beam 34'
    Draft 4'
    Complement 3 Officers 15 Enlisted
    Armament two MK4 single 20mm AA gun mounts mounted on MK4 stands
    Searchlight, one 24 inch light
    Underwater Sound Equipment one QBE-1 Sonar (maximum range 5,000 yards)
    two Commercial Iron Works winches (key to “open and close” the net gates), powered by 75 HP DC motor with 30,000 lbs line pull
    two 60KW generators powered by two Buda 6 cylinder model 6DHG691 Diesel engines and one 20KW Buda powered generator
    galley, refrigerators, range and quarters for 18
    Propulsion none
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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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