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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
YW122 was transferred to Peru and named Mantilla (110)
YW-83 Class Self-propelled Water Barge:
Laid down in 1945 by Henry C. Grebe & Co. Inc., Chicago, IL.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service as YW-122, 16 November 1945
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred under the Security Assistance Program to Peru, 1 September 1980 renamed Mantilla (110) later Mantilla (141)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 440 t.(lt) 1235 t.(fl)
Cargo Capacity 200,000 Gals.
Armament two single 20mm AA gun mounts
Propulsion Diesel, single propeller
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BAP Ferré (D74), ex-HMS Decoy (D106) and
BAP Castilla (D71) ex-HrMS Utrecht (D817), left, at anchor at Callao, Peru.
Alongside Castilla is the water carrier Mantilla (110), ex-YW-122.
Photo by Karsten Petersen
||Mantilla (141) under way, circa 1970, location unknown.
Peruvian Navy photo.
There is no DANFS history available for YW-123 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 13 March 2015
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