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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

YDT-1 Class Diving Tender:
  • Built by W. A. Robinson Co., Ipswich, MA
  • Laid down, 26 June 1942
  • Launched, 19 January 1943
  • Delivered and placed in service as diving tender YDT-1, 26 March 1943
  • Allocated to the 1st Naval District
  • Arrived for duty at Naval Torpedo Station, Newport, 07 April 1943
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 13 December 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 141 tons (lt) 195 tons(fl)
    Length 97' 1"
    Beam 21'
    Draft 8'
    Speed 10 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement unknown
    Propulsion one Diesel engine, single shaft

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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