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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 (date unknown) as (hull # 401), a Maritime Commission type hull, under a Maritime Commission contract at Manitowoc Shipbuilding, Manitowoc, WI
  • Launched, 10 March 1945
  • Placed in service, date unknown
  • Placed our of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 1,400 t.(fl)
    Length 175'
    Beam 32'
    Cargo Capacity 6,570 Bbls
    Armament two single 20mm AA gun mounts
    Propulsion Diesel, single propeller, 500shp

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    YO-195 85k YO-195 on the building ways, at Manitowoc Shipbuilding, Manitowoc, WI.,date unknown. YOs in this yard were launched without superstructures. Superstructures was built at Sturgeon Bay, WI. Photo courtesy of the Wisconsin Maritime Museum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Home of the COBIA, SS-245 Larry Bohn
    YO-195 71k Postal cover commemorating the launching of YO-195 at Manitowoc Shipbuilding, Manitowoc, WI., 5 May 1945. Paul E. Petosky

    There is no DANFS history available for YO-195 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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