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Precedence of awards is from left to right
- American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal

Barge - Self-propelled:
  • Built circa 1943-45 as the wooden hulled self-propelled Barge BSP-1773 by Stowman Shipyard, Dorchester, N.J.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service, in 1943
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 270 t.
    Length 106'
    Beam 31'
    Draft 11'
    Speed unknown
    Range unknown
    Complement unknown
    Fuel Capacity unknown
    two diesel engines 460hpr.
    two shafts

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    190k BSP-1773 moored pierside at Fort Slocum, N.Y. BSP-1773 was active at Fort Slocum from the 1940s to the 1960s - The Army's Century on Davids Island
    Tommy Trampp

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