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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

Fuel Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Built in 1932, as a self-propelled tanker J. A. Cummings by Ira S. Bushey, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Acquired from Ira S. Bushey, Brooklyn, N.Y. by the US Navy, 6 April 1943
  • Placed in service as YO-165
  • Allocated to the 3rd Naval District
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 28 March 1946
  • Transferred to the Maritime Commission for disposal
  • Final Disposition, disposed of in 1947, fate unknown
    Displacement 200 t.(lt)
    Length 106'
    Beam 20'
    Draft unknown
    Cargo Capacity
    Oil 8,000 Bbls
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 140shp

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

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