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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 - World War II Victory Medal
YO-153 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
Laid down, date unknown, at Ira Bushey & Sons, Brooklyn, NY (YN 581)
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service as YO-210 at New York Navy Yard, 04 August 1945
Allocated to the 5th Naval District
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 01 April 1974
Sold by the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) at Boston, September 1974
Refitted as molasses carrier, named Clifford K. (ON 594470)
Purchased by John Jorgenson 1978 and refitted at Bender SB, Mobile, AL as crabber F/V Wizard
Current Disposition, active in the Alaska fisheries, and one of the stars of TV's "Deadliest Catch"
Displacement 370 t.(lt) 1,095 t.(fl)
Complement 1 Officer 22 Enlisted
Armament 2 single 20mm AA gun mounts
Propulsion Diesel engine, single shaft
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||Ex YO-210 in service as F/V Wizard underway in September 2006 passing under the Ballard Bridge in Seattle, WA.
||Ex YO-210 in service as F/V Wizard leaving an unknown port, 11 September 2007.
Photo courtesy Robert and Lisa Olmstead.
||Ex YO-210 in service as F/V Wizard moored at Seattle, WA, 15 May 2010.
||CAPT Pete Leenhouts USN (Retd)
||Ex YO-210 in service as F/V Wizard covered with ice, date and location unknown.
||Ex YO-210 in service as F/V Wizard underway, date and location unknown.
There is no DANFS history available for YO-210 at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 10 July 2015
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