During WWII, the Paramount (YP-289) delivered “beans, bacon, and mail to tiny rocks.” (Photo courtesy of Ed Madruga.)
Posted April 9, 2013
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In the crosshairs of history, part threeYP-289 goes to war Hurry up and wait. San Diego’s tuna clippers conscripted for World War II saw far more downtime than action. Like the much larger Liberty ships ...