Return to DANFS IndexImage of an anchorReturn to Naval History and Heritage Command homepage
flag banner
Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships banner
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY -- NAVAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE COMMAND
805 KIDDER BREESE SE -- WASHINGTON NAVY YARD
WASHINGTON DC 20374-5060

Carascan

 

A former Indian village connected with Mission Dolores, San Francisco, Calif.

 

Carascan (YTB-511) was launched by the Commercial Iron Works, Portland, Oreg., on 11 August 1945. She was placed in service in March 1946 and assigned to the llth Naval District where she continues to render service to the Fleet.