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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
YG-22 Class Steel-hulled Garbage Lighter (Self-propelled):
Laid down, 9 February 1942, at Dekom Shipbuilding, Mill Basin, Brooklyn N.Y.
Launched, 13 December 1942
Completed and delivered, 9 July 1943
Placed in service as YG-22, date unknown
Allocated to the 5th Naval District, Norfolk, VA.
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Disposed of by Navy sale, 2 January 1975
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 313 t.
Length 118' 9"
Beam 27' 7"
one direct-drive Atlas Diesel engine
single propeller, 240shp
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||YG-22 probably while undergoing Navy acceptance trials in June-July 1943 near Dekom Shipbuilding, Mill Basin, Brooklyn N.Y.
There is no DANFS history record for YG-22 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 25 April 2014
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