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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Yard Floating Drydock:
Laid down in 1942 at Pacific Bridge, Eureka, CA.
Launched, date unknown
Placed in service as YFD-20, date unknown
Lost while in tow from Eureka, stranded near Bolinas, CA., 31 January 1943
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, stranded, lost at sea, 31 January 1943
Nominal Lift Capacity 10,500 t.
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||YFD-20 stranded near Bolinas, CA., 31 January 1943.
Photo from "Disaster Logs of Ships" Jim Gibbs, 1971, LCCCN78-155334
There is no DANFS history for YFD-20 available at NavSource
Last Updated 1 April 2011
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