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YC-1643 / IX-519

YC-1607 Class Open Lighter (Non Self-propelled)
  • Contract Awarded, 15 December 1989
  • Laid down as YC-1643 at Orange Shipbuilding Corp, Orange, TX
  • Delivered to the Navy, 1 March 1991
  • Redesignated Unclassified Miscellaneous IX-519 and converted to berthing/working spaces in 1994
  • Welded on foundations into the well deck of La Salle (AGF-3)
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 16 February 2002, reclassified as equipment
  • Final Disposition, sunk with La Salle , 12 April 2007, off Pensacola, FL.
    Displacement 115 t.(lt) 659 t.(fl)
    Length 110'
    Beam 32'
    Draft 7'
    Complement none
    Armament none
    Propulsion none

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