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ex-Freight Lighter No. 118
ex-Frederick D. U. Robbins (ID 3647)

Freight Lighter:

  • Built in 1917 as Frederick D. U. Robbins by the Weehawken (NJ) Dry Dock Co.
  • Acquired by the Navy in 1918 from C. R. Stewart of Newburgh, NY and placed in service as Frederick D. U. Robbins (ID 3647)
  • Renamed Freight Lighter No. 118
  • Designated YF-118 in 1920
  • Sold 18 February 1926
  • Fate unknown.


  • Displacement 148 t.
  • Length 95'
  • Beam 28' 8"
  • Capacity 148 t.
  • Propulsion: Self-propelled.
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    No image of YF-118 is available at this time

    Commanding Officers
    01Boatswain William Cornelius McLaughlin, USNRF1919
    Courtesy Joe Radigan

    There is no DANFS history available for YF-118
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