Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.
NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YC-79 / YO-13
Steel-hulled Coal Barge / Fuel Oil Barge:
Built in 1903 as a coal barge (place unknown)
Launched (date unknown)
Placed in service as Coal Barge # 79 in the 1st Naval District
Converted to a Fuel Oil Barge at Portsmouth, N.H., in 1915, assigned to the 1st Naval District, Navy Yard Portsmouth, Kittery, ME.
Designated YO-13, in July 1920
Allocated to the 1st Naval District
Placed out of service (date unknown)
Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Length 108' 0"
Beam 22' 4½"
Cargo Capacity 2,090 bbls.
|Click On Image |
For Full Size Image
||YO-13 is in the far background of this photo of Squalus (SS-192) fitting out, at the Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, ME., 5 October 1938.
US Navy photo # 19-N-109859 a Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US Naval Historical Center.
|US Naval Historical Center
There is no DANFS history record for YC-79 / YO-13 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
No Information Available
Last Updated 20 October 2006
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|