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YRBM-1 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
  • Laid down, 3 June 1955, at Marietta Manufacturing Co., Marietta, OH.
  • Launched, 28 October 1955
  • Delivered and placed in service, 29 May 1956
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 31 August 2000
  • Transferred, 1 June 2001, to the US Coast Guard
  • Final Disposition, sold, 21 July by the General Services Administration, fate unknown
    Displacement 236 t.(lt) 310 t.(fl)
    Length 112'
    Beam 36'
    Draft 4'
    Officers 10
    Enlisted 90
    Machinery unknown

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    YRBM-3 213k YRBM-3 tied up pierside, date and location unknown.
    US Navy photo from the US Navy Memorial.
    Stan Svec

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