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YR-84 Class Floating Workshop:
  • Built by Bethlehem Steel, Mariners Harbor, Staten Island, NY (YN 8334)
  • Completed for US Army as Floating Machine Shop FMS-788, June 1954
  • Transferred to Navy as Floating Workshop YR-85 , June 1984
  • Active, in service, Naval Base Yokosuka, Japan
    Displacement unknown
    Length 210'
    Beam 40'
    Draft 6'
    Accommodations unknown
    Machinery unknown

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    YR-85 62k YR-85 drydocked in Drydock #6 Naval Base Yokosuka, Japan, 25 June 2007. Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer, COMPACFLT N43

    There is no DANFS history for YR-85 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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