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USACE Dredge Hyde
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Bottom Row - National Defense Service Medal - Vietnam Service Medal - Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Seagoing Hopper Dredge:
Built in 1944-45, at Dravo Corp., Neville Island, PA.
Launched, in 1945
Delivered 1945 and placed in commission by the US Army Corps of Engineers, as USACE Dredge Hyde
Assigned to the US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District
During the Vietnam War Hyde dredged rivers and harbors in South Vietnam
Decommissioned in 1979
Final Disposition, reefed of North Carolina coast in 1988
Displacement 1,194 t.
Depth of Hold 15' 6"
Draft 12' 9"
Hopper Capacity 6275 cu yds
Dredging Depth 45'
Dredging Pipes 2
two 1,400hp General Motors diesel engines driving two electric motors generating 1398Kw
two propeller shafts
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||USACE Dredge Hyde underway, date and location unknown
US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District Photo # J-136A
||USACE Dredge Hyde working Mare Island Channel, 21 August 1957.
Vallejo Naval & Historical Museum
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