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Freight Lighter No. 148
ex-Barge No. 6 (ID 3373)


Barge: Built in 1918 and owned by E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., of Wilmington, DE; Acquired by the Navy 26 October 1918 and placed in service as Barge No. 6 (ID 3373); Renamed Freight Lighter No. 148 and stationed at Indian Head, MD in October 1919. Fate unknown.

Specifications: Displacement unknown; Length 86' 3"; Beam unknown; Draft unknown; Speed non-self propelled; Complement unknown; Armament none.


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Barge No. 6 59k In port, probably on 16 October 1918 when she was inspected by the Fifth Naval District.
U.S. Navy photo NH 99335
Naval Historical Center

There is no DANFS history currently available for Freight Lighter No. 148.
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