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YRB-33
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YR-73


YRB-33 Class Repair and Berthing Barge:
  • Laid down, 15 August 1944, at Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging, Seattle, WA.
  • Launched, 3 November 1944
  • Delivered and placed in service, 9 April 1945, as Floating Workshop YR-73
  • Redesignated Repair and Berthing Barge YRB-35, date unknown
  • Current Disposition, active in service at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, WA.
    Specifications:
    Displacement 530 t.(lt) 760 t.(fl)
    Length 150'
    Beam 36'
    Draft 6'
    Accommodations
    Officers 1
    Enlisted 40
    Machinery unknown

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    YRB-33 54k YRB-33 moored at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, WA., 2009. Photo by Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer COMPACFLT N43
    YRB-33 217k YRB-33 drydocked for regular overhaul at Vigor Shipyards, Seattle WA. in 2011. Photos by Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer COMPACFLT N43
    YRB-33 220k
    YRB-33 240k YRB-33 moored at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, WA., 18 October 2012. Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer COMPACFLT N43

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    Last Updated 9 November 2012