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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Seaplane Wrecking Derrick:
Built by Charleston Navy Yard, Charleston, SC
Completed as the steel-hulled Seaplane Wrecking Derrick YSD-10, October 1940
Assigned to the 8th Naval District
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Sold to Dravo Corp., Pittsburgh, PA, renamed Dravo 45 (ON 286374), 1961
Later sold to Trinity Marine, Baton Rouge, LA, renamed PA 45
Final Disposition, fate unknown (documentation expired 31 March 1997)
Displacement 240 tons (lt) 270 tons (fl)
Length 104' 0"
Beam 31' 2"
Draft 4' 0"
Lifting Capacity 10 tons
two Diesel engines, 400hp
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Last Updated 25 March 2011
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