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YRB-25 Class Repair and Berthing Barge:
  • Built by J. K. Welding Co., Brooklyn, NY
  • Laid down, 07 April 1941
  • Launched, August 1941
  • Delivered and placed in service as non-self propelled Covered Lighter YF-298, 01 February 1942
  • Redesignated YFN-298, date unknown
  • Redesignated Repair and Berthing Barge YRB-25, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 09 November 1999
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 170 tons
    Length 110'
    Beam 38'
    Draft 4'
    Officers 2
    Enlisted 22
    Machinery unknown

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    YRB-25 132k YRB-25 moored at an unknown Naval Shipyard, June 1970.
    National Archives photo, ARC identifier 6931403
    Dave Wright

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