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YRBM-49 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
Laid down, 22 April 1943, as Non-Self-propelled Floating Workshop YR-46, at Cramp Shipbuilding Philadelphia, PA.
Launched, 15 May 1943
Delivered and placed in service, 26 November 1943, allocated to the 12th Naval District
Redesignated Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge YRBM-49 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-49 moored at Naval Station Pearl Harbor, HI., 2009.
||Photos by Bob Gregory, Executive Support, COMPACFLT N43
||YRBM-49 at Pearl Harbor, 25 August 2011.
Photo by Mike Kasik.
|Bob Gregory, Executive Support, COMPACFLT N43
There is no DANFS history for YR-46 / YRBM-49 available at Navsource
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Last Updated 2 September 2011
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