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YW-124 (1945 - 1948)

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YW-83 Class Self-propelled Water Barge:
  • Laid down in 1945 by the Lethem D. Smith Shipbuilding Co., Sturgeon Bay, WI.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Placed in service as YW-124, date unknown
  • Redesignated Gasoline Barge S-P) YOG-105, 24 June 1948
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 422 t.(lt)
    Length 166'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 15'
    Speed unknown
    Complement 20
    Armament two single 20mm AA gun mounts
    Propulsion diesel, single screw

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    YW-123 110k YW-124 side launching at Lethem D. Smith Shipbuilding Co., Sturgeon Bay, WI. in 1945.
    Photo from Bowling Green University Historical Collection of the Great Lakes.
    Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.

    There is no DANFS history available for YW-124 / YOG-105 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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