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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built in 1937 as Self-propelled Fuel Oil Barge, Poling Bros. No. 16, for Chester A. Poling, Inc. at John H. Mathis Company, Camden N.J.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy 4 April 1942
  • Placed in service as YO-137 in 1942
  • Allocated to 4th Naval District at Philadelphia, PA.
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Disposed of in 1947
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement unknown
    Length 135' 7"
    Beam 30' 1"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Cargo Capacity unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller 380shp
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    There is no DANFS history record for YO-137 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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