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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YSD-11 Class Seaplane Wrecking Derrick:
Built in 1943 as the steel-hull Seaplane Wrecking Derrick YSD-34 by Charleston Navy Yard
Allocated to the 1st Naval District
Placed in service as YSD-34, date and location unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Disposed of by Navy sale, August 1979
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 240 tons(lt) 270 tons(fl)
Beam 31' 2"
Lifting Capacity 10 t.
two Superior Diesel engines
two propellers, 640shp
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||Aerial view of YSD-19 underway, location unknown, on 17 October 1944
National Archives photo 80-G-281821
Last Updated 16 December 2015
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