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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
International Radio Call Sign:
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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
YG-22 Class Garbage Lighter (Self-propelled):
Laid down, 10 February 1943, at Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works, Port Arthur, TX. (Gulfport hull No. 220)
Launched, 2 June 1943
Completed and delivered, 18 March 1944
Placed in service as YG-34, date unknown
Allocated to the 11th Naval District, at San Diego
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, disposed of fate unknown
Displacement 313 t.(ft)
Beam 27' 7"
one Atlas direct-drive Diesel engine
single propeller 300shp
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||YG-34 in the final stages of fitting out during 1943-44 at Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works, Port Arthur, TX.
Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works photo.
||YG-34 underway, probably during acceptance trials in 1944 near Port Arthur, TX.
US Navy photo.
There is no DANFS history record for YG-34 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 25 April 2014
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