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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 1943 at Sagstad Shipyard, Seattle, WA. as a large seagoing wooden hull tugboat for the US Army
  • Launched in November 1943
  • Delivered to the US Army Quartermaster Corps in January 1944
  • Assigned to the US Army Transportation Corps, placed in service as LT-187
  • Retired from US Army service, date unknown
  • Acquired 1946 by Foss Launch and Tug Co., Tacoma, WA., renamed Christine Foss
  • Acquired 1987 by Anchorage Harbor Masters Inc., Anchorage, AK., renamed Miki-Miki
  • Converted for use as a passenger vessel, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, beached, and destroyed in Alaska in 1988
    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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