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YRBM-1 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
  • Laid down, 1 August 1959, at Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, WI.
  • Launched, 11 May 1960
  • Delivered and placed in service, 26 May 1960
  • Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 26 June 2000
  • Final Disposition, sold, 13 August 2001, 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-6 102k YRBM-6 in service date and location unknown.
    Photo from Bowling Green University Historical Collection of the Great Lakes
    Joe Radigan

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