From: Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships


A former Indian town in Ohio.

Coshecton was laid down as YT-404 and launched on 30 May 1944 as YTB-404 by Ira S. Bushey & Sons, Brooklyn, N.Y. She was assigned to Service Forees, Pacific Fleet for patrol and towing duties. In March 1946 she was placed in the Pacific Reserve Fleet where she remained until July 1953; then she was recalled to active duty and assigned to the 6th Naval Distriet where she served through 1960.

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Date: 20 Oct 1998