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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 I Victory Medal - World War II Victory Medal
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 Tank Ship Building Co., Newburgh, N.Y.
Placed in service as Fuel Oil Barge # 23
Designated YO-23, in July 1920
Allocated to the 11th Naval District
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 335 t.
Length 161' 0"
Beam 25' 1"
Cargo Capacity 3,563 bbls.
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||Decommissioned USS Long (DD-209) with YO-23 alongside being removed from the Reserve Fleet in March 1930 at San Diego by YT-86 at her bow and YT-118 at her stern. Note YT-118 still has her original designation 3187 painted on her port bow.
||YO-23 alongside USS Abbot (DD-629) 20 Oct 1943, probably at San Diego.
Derived from National Archives frame, 80-G-276714
There is no DANFS history record for YO-23 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
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