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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

Gate Craft:
  • Laid down as a commercial barge in 1918 by Interlake Engineering Co. Cleveland, OH.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy in 1942
  • Placed in service in 1942 as Open Lighter YC-489
  • Converted to Gate Tender YNg-35, in 1942, location unknown
  • Allocated to Naval Base Guantanamo, Cuba
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Transferred, date unknown, to the Maritime Commission for lay up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet
  • Sold, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 92' 1"
    Beam 26' 1"
    Draft unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion unknown

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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    Last Updated 2 November 2012