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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

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

YG-22 Class Garbage Lighter (Self-propelled):
  • Built by Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works, Port Arthur, TX (YN 221)
  • Laid down, 17 March 1943
  • Launched, 30 June 1943
  • Completed and delivered as YG-35, 13 July 1944
  • Arrived at Pearl Harbor, 13 October 1944
  • Allocated to the Fourteenth Naval District at Pearl Harbor, 1944 - 1948
  • Placed out of service in reserve at Pearl Harbor, March 1948
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 01 July 1972
  • Final disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 313 tons
    Length 118' 9"
    Beam 27' 7"
    Draft unknown
    Speed unknown
    Complement unknown
    Armament none
    one direct-drive Atlas Diesel engine
    single propeller, 240shp

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    Commanding Officers
    01LT(jg) John C. Geiger, D-V(G) USNRJuly 1944 - ????

    There is no DANFS history record for YG-35 available at NavSource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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