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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YR-44 Class Floating Workshop:
Laid down, 3 November 1944, as Non-Self-propelled Floating Workshop YR-59 at DeKom Shipbuilding Corp., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service, date unknown
Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 15 September 1979
Sold, 1 September 1980, to Peru under terms of the Security Assistance Program (SAP)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
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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||Ex-YR-59 in Peruvian naval service as Floating Work Shop #105 at anchor along with BAP Palacios (DM73), ex-HMS Diana in the harbor at Callo, Peru, date unknown.
Photo by Karsten Petersen
There is no DANFS history for YR-59 available at Navsource
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