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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

  • Built 1944 for the US Army as the Design 332 wood hulled tug ST-472 by Pacific Boatbuilding Co., Tacoma, WA.
  • Launched, 5 March 1944
  • Delivered to US Quartermaster Corps in March 1944
  • Allocated to the US Army Transportation Corps, place in service in 1944 as ST-472
  • Retired from US Army service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 73'
    Beam 18'
    Depth of Hold 9'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Cruise Radius unknown
    one diesel engine
    single propeller 240shp

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    439 k US Army Tug ST-472 ready for launching at Pacific Boat Building Co., at Tacoma, Washington, 5 March 1944.
    Tacoma Public Library, Richards Studios, Photo No. D17113-1, not for commercial use.
    Mike Green
    439k Launching of ST-472 by Pacific Boat Building Co., 5 March 1944.
    Tacoma Public Library, Richards Studios, Photo No. D17113-3, not for commercial use.
    Mike Green

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