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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal

YO-65 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built by Albina Engine & Machine Works, Portland OR
  • Laid down, 24 November 1943
  • Launched, 29 January 1944
  • Placed in service, 15 May 1944
  • Initially assigned to Twelfth Naval District
  • Placed out of service in reserve, May 1947
  • Assigned to the Naval Station Subic Bay in the 1970s
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 01 December 1983
  • Final Disposition, sold by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for scrapping, 05 June 1984
    Displacement 440 tons (lt), 1390 tons (fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 33'
    Draft 13' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Complement 9
    Armament none
    Propulsion diesel engine, single shaft

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    YO-106 180k YO-106 alongside an unidentified heavy cruiser at Mare Island Navy Yard, 16 June 1944.
    Photo from National Archives 19N series.
    John Chiquoine

    There is no DANFS history record for YO-106 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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