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YOG-56


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons


Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Bottom Row - National Defense Service Medal - Vietnam Service Medal - Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal


YOG-5 Class Gasoline Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down, date unknown, at RTC Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, N.J.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered to the US Navy and placed in service as YOG-56, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 440 t.(lt) 1,390 t.(fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 33'
    Draft 13'
    Speed unknown
    Complement 1 Officer, 22 Enlisted
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion diesel engines, single screw, 1,700hp

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    YOG-56 62k YOG-56 underway in harbor, circa 1950s. Photo from the collections of the US Naval Historical Center, donation of Dr. Mark Kulikowski, 2005. US Naval Historical Center

    There is no DANFS history available for YOG-56 at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
    Fleet Reserve Association

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    Last Updated 5 January 2007