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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive


International Radio Call Sign:
November - Tango - Lima - Foxtrot
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YO-65 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down in 1943, at Irs S. Bushey & Sons, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service, as YO-167 in 1943, allocated to the 15th Naval District, at San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Placed our of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Sold for commercial service, date unknown
  • Acquired by Eklof Marine Corp, named MT Jet Trader
  • Eklof Marine Corp. acquired by K-Sea Transportation in 1993, name retained.
  • Laid up, date unknown, at Mariner's Harbor, Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Final Disposition, reefed, 2 September 2005 off Atlantic City, N.J.
    Displacement 440 t.(lt), 1,076 t.(fl)
    Length 156' 3"
    Beam 30'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Cargo Capacity 6,071 Bbls
    Propulsion Union Diesel engine, single shaft, 560shp

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    YO-195 87k Ex-YO-167 underway while in commercial service as the K-Sea Transportation tanker MT Jet Trader, date and location unknown.
    Photo courtesy Birk I Thomas Administrator
    Tommy Trampp
    YO-195 90k

    There is no DANFS history available for YO-167 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
    Fleet Reserve Association

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    Tug - MT Jet Trader
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