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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Fuel Oiler Barge (Non Self-propelled):
Laid down, in 1942, under Maritime Commission contract (MC hull 1221) as a concrete-hull unnamed non-self propelled Fuel Oil Barge at Concrete Ship Constructors, Inc., National City CA.
Launched, date unknown
Acquired by the US Navy and placed in service as YON-146, 3 July 1942
During World War II YON-146 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater at Port Purvis Anchorage, Florida Island, Solomons Island Group,
Placed our of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 5,410 gross tons, 6,600 deadweight tons
Armament two single 20mm AA gun mounts
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||YON-146 at anchor at Port Purvis Anchorage, Florida Island, Solomons Island Group, date unknown, with two ships alongside, possibly an Australian Destroyer and a US Rescue Tug. Photo courtesy Randy Land USS Neshoba.
||YON-146 at anchor at Port Purvis Anchorage, Florida Island, Solomons Island Group, date unknown. Photo courtesy Randy Land USS Neshoba.
There is no DANFS history available for YON-146 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 28 July 2006
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