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YO-20 Class Steel-hulled Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built, date unknown, by Tank Ship Building Co., Newburgh, N.Y.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Purchased by the Navy in 1918 from the Tank Ship Building Co
  • Placed in service as Fuel Oil Barge # 20
  • Designated YO-20, in July 1920
  • Allocated to the 11th Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, sunk off the island of Lanai in the Hawaiian Islands, date unknown
    Displacement 335 t.
    Length 161' 0"
    Beam 25' 1"
    Draft unknown
    Cargo Capacity 3,563 Bbls.
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 250shp
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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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