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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-26 Class Steel-hulled Garbage Lighter (Non self-propelled):
Built by Dravo, Wilmington, DE
Laid down, 09 February 1942
Launched, 24 March 1942
Completed, 30 March 1942
Assigned to First Naval District, 1942 - 1960
Reclassified YGN-27, May 1946
Struck from Naval Register, date unknown
Registered to Bernstein & Jacobson, Portland, ME as dredge Newport (ON 287620), 1962
Final disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 106 tons
Length 115' 0"
Beam 28' 0"
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||YGN-27 at Newport, RI, 1960, outboard of an unidentified YO. Photo from sales brochure.
There is no DANFS history record for YG-27 / YGN-27 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 09 February 2018
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