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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

YON-89 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Non-self-propelled):
  • Built by California Steel Products, Richmond, CA
  • Laid down, 27 January 1943
  • Launched, 25 April 1943
  • Delivered and placed in service as YO-90, 16 July 1943
  • Allocated to the 12th Naval District
  • Redesignated YON-90, May 1946
  • Transferred to Guam, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 10 March 2010
  • Disposed of by Navy sale, 6 June 2011
  • Currently merchant Gadao (ON 1251293), owned by Cabras Marine Corp., Tanapag Harbor, GU
    Displacement 220 tons (lt), 1270 tons (fl)
    Length 165'
    Beam 35'
    Draft 8' (max nav)
    Speed n/a
    Complement none
    Armament unknown
    Machinery none

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    Y0N-90 379k YO-90 alongside Pathfinder (AGS-1) at United Engineering's yard, Alameda, CA, on 09 December 1944. Wenatchee (ATF-118) is fitting out in the background.
    National Archives photo 19-N-79511 (cropped)
    Dave Wright
    Y0N-90 238k YON-90 and tug Weehawken (YTB-776), lying where they were beached by super typhoon Paka at Naval Station Marianas, Guam, 17 December 1997. DoD photo by Chief Petty Officer Alan Kiniry, U.S. Navy. DoD Photo 971216-N-1505K-005 Robert Hurst

    There is no DANFS history for YON-90 available at NavSource
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