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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

YW-121 Class Self-propelled Water Barge:
  • Laid down, as US Army Water Barge BW-835, at Dravo Corp. Wilmington DE.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Acquired by the US Navy, date unknown
  • Placed in service as YW-121, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, scrapped in 1974
    Displacement 175 t.
    Length 120'
    Beam 33'
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Cargo Capacity 185,000 Gals
    Complement unknown
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Diesel, single screw

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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
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