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YO-126


International Radio Call Sign:
November - Golf - Juliet - Uniform
NGJU
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 Pensacola Shipyard & Engine Co., Pensacola, FL.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service, date unknown
  • YO-126 allocated to 5th Naval District at Norfolk, VA.
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, sunk as a target in March 1976
    Specifications:
    Displacement 440 t.(lt), 1400 t.(fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 13' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Complement 1 officer, 20 enlisted
    Cargo Capacity 6,570 Bbls
    Armament none
    Propulsion one Union Diesel engine, single shaft 560shp

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

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