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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

Wooden-Hulled House Boat
  • Built Seattle, WA
  • Built for Pacific Tow Boat Co., Seattle, WA, as scow Pacific No. 11 (ON 168855), 1923
  • Acquired by the US Navy, circa 1944
  • Allocated to the Thirteenth Naval District, used for berthing at Bremerton
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • To WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, JUne 1947
  • Returned to owners as Pacific No. 11
  • Later acquired by Foss Launch & Tug Co., Seattle, WA
  • Final disposition, fate unknown (still active 1965)
    Displacement 293 gross tons
    Length 110' 2"
    Beam 37' 9"
    Draft 7' 7"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion none

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

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