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YNg-40
ex
YC-765

/International Radio Call Sign:
November - Yankee - Kilo - Delta
NYKD
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 in 1942 as Open Lighter YC-765 at James Russell Boiler Works, Boston MA.
  • Converted to Gate Tender YNg-40 while building
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Allocated to the 1st Naval District
  • Placed in service in 1942 as YNg-40
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 5 June 1946
  • Sold private in 1947, named Seneca
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 225 t.
    Length 110'
    Beam 34'
    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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