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YRBM-48 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
Laid down, 15 February 1943, as Non-Self-propelled Floating Workshop YR-44, at Cramp Shipbuilding Philadelphia, PA.
Launched, 18 April 1943
Delivered and placed in service, 22 September 1943, allocated to the 12th Naval District
Redesignated Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge YRBM-48 date unknown
Active in service at Pearl Harbor, HI
Displacement 530 t.(lt) 760 t.(fl)
Length 150 ft.
Beam 36 ft.
Draft 6 ft.
Accommodations 1 Officer, 40 Enlisted
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||YRBM-48 at Pearl Harbor, 24 August 2011.
Photo by Mike Kasik.
|Bob Gregory, Executive Support, COMPACFLT N43
There is no DANFS history for YR-44 / YRBM-48 available at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
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YRBM - Repair Berthing and Messing Barge
Last Updated 2 September 2011
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