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YG-26 (1942-1943)

Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

YG-26 Class Steel-hulled Garbage Lighter (Non self-propelled):
  • Built by Dravo, Wilmington, DE
  • Laid down, 27 December 1941
  • Launched, date unknown
  • Completed, 23 March 1942
  • During World War II was assigned to First Naval District
  • Reclassified Floating Derrick YD-94, 01 May 1943
  • Later assigned to Third and Fifth Naval Districts
  • Placed out of service at Norfolk, February 1955
  • Struck from Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 106 tons
    Length 115' 0"
    Beam 28' 0"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    Propulsion none
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    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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