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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YR-44 Class Floating Workshop:
Laid down, 23 March 1943, at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 2 April 1943
Delivered and placed in service, as non-self propelled Floating Workshop YR-48, 15 January 1943, location unknown, allocated to the fleet
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, sold, 1 December 1977 through the Security Assistance Program (SAP) to Venezuela, fate unknown
Displacement 530 t.(lt) 760 t.(fl)
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||A section of YR-48 being moved from the structural shop to Dry Dock #4 where the repair barge was constructed at Mare Island.
Mare Island Navy Yard photo # 2035-43.
There is no DANFS history available for YR-48 at Navsource
Last Updated 14 January 2011
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