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YRBM-1 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
  • Laid down, 8 June 1955, at Marietta Manufacturing Co., Marietta, OH.
  • Launched, 30 November 1955
  • Delivered and placed in service, 29 May 1956
  • Placed out of service, date unknown, laid up at the in the Philadelphia Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 24 April 1995
  • Final Disposition, sold, 29 March 1995, by the Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) by exchange/sale for reuse/conversion, 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-4 141k YRBM-4 laid up at the Philadelphia Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility on the Schuylkill River quay wall, October 1971. Photos by Jim Swank

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