Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.
NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YRBM-54 Class Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge:
Laid down, 1 November 1941, at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 13 December 1941
Delivered and placed in service, 15 May 1942, as Floating Workshop YR-36, allocated to the 17th Naval District
Redesignated Repair and Berthing Barge YRB-31, date unknown
Converted to a Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge in March-April 2002 at Pearl Harbor, redesignated YRBM-54
Current Disposition, active in service at Pearl Harbor, HI.
Displacement 530 t.(lt) 760 t.(fl)
|Click On Image
For Full Size Image
||YRB-31 drydocked at Pearl Harbor, 8 April 2004, while undergoing conversion to Repair, Berthing and Messing Barge YRBM-54.
||YRBM-54 at Pearl Harbor, 24 August 2011.
Photo by Mike Kasik.
|Bob Gregory, Executive Support, COMPACFLT N43
There is no DANFS history available for YR-36 / YRB-31 / YRBM-54 at Navsource
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
YRB - Repair and Berthing Barge
YRBM - Repair Berthing and Messing Barge
Last Updated 2 September 2011
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|