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YR-51


YR-44 Class Floating Workshop:
  • Laid down in 1943 as Non-Self-propelled Floating Workshop YR-51, at Cramp Shipbuilding Philadelphia, PA.
  • Launched in 1943
  • Delivered and placed in service in 1943, allocated to the fleet
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications:
    Displacement 530 t.(lt) 760 t.(fl)
    Length 150 ft.
    Beam 36 ft.
    Draft 6 ft.
    Accommodations 1 Officer, 40 Enlisted
    Machinery unknown

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    YR-51 93k Christening of YR-51 by Miss Betty McGovern at Cramp Shipbuilding, Philadelphia in 1943. S Dale Hargrave

    There is no DANFS history for YR-51 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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