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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

Ferry Boat:
  • Built by Todd Shipyard, Brooklyn, NY (YN 34)
  • Completed for City of New York as the ferry Julius Miller (ON 224505), August 1925
  • Renamed Stuyvesant, 1930
  • Acquired by Navy, date unknown
  • Placed in service as YFB-52, 15 January 1944
  • Assigned to Third Naval District at New York Navy Yard
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Returned to owner, May 1946
  • Final Disposition, broken up Rondout Creek, NY, 1948
    Displacement 593 gross tons, 403 net tons
    Length 138' 3"
    Beam 37' 6"
    Draft 14' 3"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion two 2-cyl compound steam engine, 850ihp

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    76k Stuyvesant underway in New York Harbor, date unknown. Dave Wright

    There is no DANFS history record for YFB-52 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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