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ex-Freight Lighter No. 94
ex-Barge No. 72 (ID 2986)

Freight Lighter Barge:

  • Built in 1918 as Barge No. 72 by the Harry Cossey Shipyard, Tottenville, NY
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918
  • Placed in service as Barge No. 72 (ID 2986) in 1918
  • Renamed Freight Lighter No. 94 in 1918
  • Reclassified in 1920 as YF-94
  • Placed out of service and disposed of in 1947
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 500 t.
  • Length 100' 6"
  • Non-self propelled.
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    Barge No. 72 75k Barge No. 76 fitting out at the Harry Cossey Shipyard, Tottenville, New York, in 1918. Barge No. 72 is partially visible in the left background
    U.S. Navy photo NH 99343
    Naval Historical Center

    There is no DANFS history currently available for Barge No. 72 (ID 2986)
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