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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Lost incident to the Japanese occupation of Guam, 10 December 1941
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is top to bottom, left to right
American Defense Service Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Wood-hulled Water Barge:
Built by Piti Navy Yard, Guam, 1923
Lost with the surrender of the Guam garrison to Japanese occupation forces, 10 December 1941
Struck from the Naval Register, 24 July 1942
YW-50 earned one battle star for World War II service
Length 54' 6"
Beam 20' 0"
Water: 14,100 gallons
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Last Updated 11 July 2017
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