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YWN-60 Non-self-propelled Water Barge:
  • Laid down in 1944 at American Pipe Construction Co. Southgate, CA.
  • Launched in 1944
  • Placed in service as YW-81 in 1944
  • Allocated to the 14th Naval District, Pearl Harbor
  • Redesignated YWN-81, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 266 t.(lt), 1230 t.(fl)
    Length 165'
    Beam 35'
    Draft 9' (max.)
    Speed unknown
    Cargo Capacity 312,480 Gals
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown

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    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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