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YO-242
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US Army Y-86 (1944 - 1946)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Victor - Zulu - Sierra
NVZS
Fuel Oil Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down, date unknown, as US Army design 294, Coastal Tanker Y-86, at Odenbach Shipbuilding, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service by the US Army, circa January to September 1944
  • Acquired by the US Navy in 1946
  • Placed in service as YO-242
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 632 t.
    Length 182'
    Beam unknown
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Cargo Capacity unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion unknown

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    YO-203 185k YO-242 underway, date and location unknown.
    US Navy photo.
    Stanley Svec

    There is no DANFS history available for YO-242 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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