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YO-71

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Uniform - Yankee - Hotel
NUYH
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal


YO-65 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down in 1943 at RTC Shipbuilding Corp, Camden, N.J.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service, 7 December 1943
  • YO-71 was allocated to the Fleet
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 440 t.(lt), 1400 t.(fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 13' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Cargo Capacity 6,570 Bbls
    Complement 1 officer, 20 enlisted
    Armament none
    Propulsion Union Diesel engine, single shaft, 500shp

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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