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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YRBM-5 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
Laid down, 15 January 1962, at Gretna Machine and Iron Works, Harvey LA.
Launched, 11 April 1962
Delivered and placed in service, 17 September 1962
Current Disposition, active in service
Displacement 236 t.(lt) 310 t.(fl)
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||YRBM-8 berthed at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, July 1973.
||Photo by Jim Swank
||YRBM-8 in tow on the Huson River, N. Y., 2005. Photo courtesy Tom Turner.
||Bob Gregory, Dep Requirements & Special Programs Officer COMPACFLT N43
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YRBM Berthing Barge
Last Updated 29 August 2014
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