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YF-419

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Hotel - Juliet - November
NHJK
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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


YF-257 Self-propelled Covered Lighter:
  • Laid down, circa November 1942, as Covered Lighter (Self-propelled) YF-419 at Erie Concrete and Steel Co., Erie, PA
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service, circa August 1943, location unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement unknown
    Length 133'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 12'
    Speed unknown
    Armament none
    Complement 17
    Propulsion diesel, twin screws

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    YF-418 54k YF-419 launching at Erie Concrete & Steel Supply Co., Erie, PA., date unknown.
    Photo from Bowling Green University, Historical Collection of the Great Lakes.
    Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.

    There is no DANFS history record for YF-419 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
    Fleet Reserve Association

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    Last Updated 7 March 2008