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November - Juliet - Golf - India

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YO-65 Class Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down, 29 February 1944, at Jeff Boat, Jeffersonville, IN.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service as YOG-220, 21 August 1945
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 19 May 1977
  • Sold, 6 April 2001, by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) by Exchange/Sale for reuse/conversion
  • Placed in commercial service as MT Lion Dream, date and flag unknown
  • Resold, date unknown, renamed MT Pelicano flagged St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Current Disposition, active in commercial service in the Caribbean basin
    Displacement 440 t.(lt), 1400 t.(fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 13' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Cargo Capacity 6,570 Bbls
    Complement 1 officer, 20 enlisted
    Armament none
    Propulsion Union Diesel engine, single shaft, 500shp

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    YO-220 148k YO-220 moored pierside at Naval Station Long Beach, CA., in August 1991 Gilbert Gyssels
    Commercial Service
    YO-220 103k Ex-YO-220 in commercial service as MT Pelicano underway at Maracaibo, Venezuela, 6 April 2011.
    Photo from, by Captain Ted.
    Jim Swank

    There is no DANFS history available for YO-220 at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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