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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Defense Service Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
YF-257 Class Self-propelled Covered Lighter:
Laid down, 31 January 1940, at Norfolk Navy Yard, Portsmouth, VA.
Launched, 29 June 1940
Delivered and placed in service (date unknown)
Placed out of service (date unknown)
Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 600 t.
Length 132' 10"
Speed 10 kts.
Propulsion diesel, twin screws
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||YF-257 underway off Norfolk Navy Yard, circa 1940.
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There is no DANFS history record for YF-257 available at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
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Last Updated 9 February 2007
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