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YO-30


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons


Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - Combat Action Ribbon (Pearl Harbor) - World War I Victory Medal - American Defense Service Medal
Bottom Row - American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal

YO-20 Class Steel-hulled Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built by Tebo Yacht Basin, Brooklyn, NY as a subsidiary of Todd Shipbuilding
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service as Fuel Oil Barge # 30, 1918
  • Designated YO-30, 17 July 1920
  • Assigned to 11th Naval District at San Diego
  • Transferred to the 14th Naval District, date unknown
  • YO-30 was present at Pearl Harbor, 07 December 1941
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • To WSA (War Shipping Administration) for disposal, October 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
  • YO-30 earned one battle star for World War II service
    Specifications:
    Displacement 327 tons (light)
    Length 160' 0"
    Beam 25' 0"
    Draft unknown
    Cargo Capacity
    3,563 barrels
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion unknown, 218hp

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    Size Image Description Source
    YO-30 166k Three views of YO-30 alongside British light cruiser HMS Delhi at San Diego, 28 September 1932.
    Naval History & Heritage Command photos NH 60830, 60831 and 60833
    Mike Green
    YO-30 178k
    YO-30 183k

    There is no DANFS history record for YO-30 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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