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YRBM-53 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
  • Laid down, date unknown, as Non-Self-propelled Floating Workshop YR-91, at Halter Marine, Pascagoula MS.
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Delivered and placed in service, 1 March 1993
  • Redesignated Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge YRBM-53 date unknown
  • Current Disposition, active in service at Pearl Harbor, HI.
    Specifications (from YRBM53 drwg 085-6831715 Rev.B Docking Plan & Cathodic Protection)
    Displacement 653 t.(fl)
    Length 145' 7-5/8"
    Beam 44' 3-7/16"
    Draft 3' 6-1/8"
    Machinery unknown

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    YRBM-53 49k YRBM-53 at Pearl Harbor, 26 August 2011.
    Photo by Mike Kasik.
    Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer, COMPACFLT N43

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