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YOGN-82


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons


Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row- Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Philippines Liberation Medal


Concrete Non-self-propelled Gasoline Barge:
  • Built in 1943 as a Maritime Commission (B7-A2) barge under Maritime Commission contract (hull #1233) at Concrete Ship Constructions Inc., National City, CA.
  • Launched in 1944
  • Delivered and placed in service as YOGN-82 in January 1944
  • During World War II YOGN-82 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Current Disposition, part of a log pond breakwater at Powell River, B.C.
    Specifications:
    Displacement 5.410 t. (gross), 6,600 DWT
    Length 375'
    Beam 56'
    Depth 38'
    Draft 18' 6"
    Speed none
    Complement 12
    Armament three single 20mm AA gun mounts
    Machinery
    two 225 hp GM 671's to power pumps
    two Cummins 45 HP Diesel engine generators for lighting, winches
    one Diesel engine to power steering gear
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    YOGN-82 54k YOGN-82 moored pierside at Midway Island, circa 1956-57.
    Photo and caption information by Leonard James.
    Dan Cottrell
    YOGN-82 31k YOGN-82, moored pierside at Midway island, circa 1956-57.
    Photo by Leonard James
    YOGN-82 44k Three views of YOGN-82, moored pierside at Midway island, circa 1956-57. This was her final pumping station:
    1-Bow;
    2- From the bridge looking forward. The harbor control tower in the background is where photo (141308201) was taken from;
    3-Looking aft, Leonard James standing at the railing.
    Photos by Leonard James
    YOGN-82 76k
    YOGN-82 70k
    YOGN-83 169k Ex-YOGN-82 as part of a breakwater on the Powell River in British Columbia, Canada, 2001.
    Photo by John Campbell.
    Tommy Trampp
    YOGN-83 15k Ex-YOGN-82 as part of a breakwater on the Powell River in British Columbia, Canada, date unknown.
    Image courtesy of John Campbell, from Concrete Ships
    Robert Hurst

    There is no DANFS history available for YOGN-82 at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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    Last Updated 24 October 2014