From:  Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships





A noted Huron Indian chief.


Donacona (YN-39), formerly Peter Moran, was acquired by the Navy on 9 November 1940 and placed in service on 13 November 1940 first in the 6th and later in the 10th Naval Districts.  She was reclassified YNT-7 on 8 April 1942, and subsequently, YTM-733 on 4 August 1945.  Donacona was stricken from the Navy List on 28 August 1946.

Transcribed by:  Bill Mozingo,