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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
YG-22 Class Garbage Lighter (Self-propelled):
Built by Bethlehem Steel, San Francisco, CA (YN 5442)
Laid down, 26 October 1945
Launched, 08 July 1946
Completed as YG-53, 07 August 1946
Assigned to First Naval District
Struck from the Naval Register, 15 August 1974
Offered for sale at Philadelphia, 11 March 1975
Sold, March 1975
Final disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 313 tons
Length 118' 9"
Beam 27' 7"
one Atlas direct-drive Diesel engine
single propeller 240shp
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||YG-53 at Newport, RI, 11 July 1953. Photo by Ted Stone.
There is no DANFS history record for YG-53 available at NavSource
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