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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
YSD-11 Class Seaplane Wrecking Derrick:
Built by Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton WA
Completed as the steel-hull Seaplane Wrecking Derrick YSD-18, July 1941
Allocated to the 17th Naval District
Placed in service as YSD-18 in Alaska, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 240 tons(lt) 270 tons(fl)
Beam 31' 2"
Lifting Capacity 10 t.
two Diesel engines
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||PBY-5A BuNo 08118 shown being salvaged by YSD-18 after crash on 27 November 1943 at Dutch Harbor AK.
National Archives photo 80-G-209953
Last Updated 16 December 2015
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