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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

  • Laid down, in September 1943 at Sagstad Shipyard, Seattle, WA. as a large seagoing wooden hull tugboat for the US Army
  • Launched in 1944
  • Delivered to the US Army Quartermaster Corps in January 1944
  • Assigned to the US Army Transportation Corps, placed in service as LT-186
  • Retired from US Army service, date unknown
  • Acquired, date unknown, by unknown buyer, renamed Alaska Monarch
  • Final Disposition, sank off Puerta Arenas, Chile in 1976, raised and broken up
    Displacement 99 t.(gross, 67 t. (net)
    Length 117'7"
    Beam 28'1"
    Draft 12'7"
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    two diesel engines, 1380hp
    twin propellers

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