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ex-YFN 736, YFNB 17, YDT 12

YRST-1 Class Salvage Craft Tender
  • Laid down, 1 November 1944, at Cramp Shipbuilding Co, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Launched, 1 March 1945
  • Delivered, 1 April 1945
  • Struck, 21 August 1997
  • Final Disposition, disposed of, sold by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for reuse/conversion , 7 March 2003
    Displacement 700 t.(lt), 2,700 t.(fl)
    Length 261'
    Beam 48'
    Draft 9'
    Compliment 8 Officers, 100 Enlisted
    Armament none
    Propulsion none

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    YRST-2 48k YRST-2 moored at Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek, VA, date and location unknown. Tudor ApMadoc

    There is no DANFS history record available for YRST-4 / YFN 736 / YFNB 17 / YDT 12 at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
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