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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 - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Yard Floating Drydock:
Laid down in 1942, location unknown
Launched, date unknown
Placed in service as YFD-22, July 1942
Allocated to Naval Base Adak, Alaska
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, destroyed in 1947
Nominal Lift Capacity 10,500 t.
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||USS Abner Read (DD-526) drydocked in YFD-22 at Adak, after losing her stern to a drifting mine, 18 August 1943, near Kiska Island, Alaska.
There is no DANFS history for YFD-22 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 16 March 2012
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