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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
YG-13 Class Garbage Lighter (Non self-propelled):
Built by Martha's Vineyard Shipbuilding Co., Martha's Vineyard, MA
Laid down, 22 June 1943
Launched, 02 August 1943
Completed as YG-43, 04 August 1943
Assigned to Fourteenth Naval District at Pearl Harbor
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final disposition, destroyed, April 1947
Material wood hull
Displacement 45 tons (lt)
Length 65' 6"
Beam 20' 6"
Capacity 2,448 cubic feet
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||Two views of YG-43 at Martha's Vineyard, probably soon after completion in 1943. Photos from Ted Stone Collection.
There is no DANFS history record for YG-43 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Last Updated 11 February 2018
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