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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

YOG-5 Class Gasoline Barge (Self-propelled):
  • Laid down in February 1944, at Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Commissioned USS YOG-77, date unknown
  • Assigned to Naval Station Pearl Harbor, T.H.
  • Decommissioned, date unknown, and placed in service on that date
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register. date unknown
  • Final Disposition, sold by the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for scrapping, 1 September 1974
    Displacement 440 t.(lt) 1,235 t.(fl)
    Length 174'
    Beam 32'
    Draft unknown
    Speed kts.
    Complement 1 Officer, 22 Enlisted
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Diesel engines, single propeller

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    YOG-77 116k USS YOG-77 underway with a full load of gasoline, date and location unknown. John Gillespie Jr. for is father John Gibson Gillespie (1917-2005) USS YOG-77
    YOG-77 95k USS YOG-77 crew, circa 1944. John Gibson Gillespie is #9 in dark shirt. John Gillespie Jr. for is father John Gibson Gillespie (1917-2005) USS YOG-77
    YOG-76 69k YOG-77, YO-76 along with two unidentified YOGs, moored at Navy Yard Bremerton WA., 10 January 1945. Tracy White
    APL-2 97k YOG-77 and YOG-76 along with two unidentified YOGs across from APL-2 moored at pier 7-C, Puget Sound Navy Yard, 10 January 1945.
    Puget Sound Navy Yard photo # 99-45.
    Tracy White

    There is no DANFS history available for YOG-77 at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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