Cancels with variant y have permanent wording added in the dial that is not accounted for by any other code. The wording is given in parentheses at the end of the cancel Type. Variant y is not used for removable slugs such as dates or “AT SEA”.
The following cancel is classified as Type 7dity (“NORFOLK, VA”)
The following cancel is classified as Type 3ty (C-TTT) (“FLAG SHIP BASE FORCE.”) [A-42a]