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YRBM 29 is one of the Navy's non self-propelled Repair, Berthing and Messing Barges.

General Characteristics:Awarded: December 12, 1969
Keel laid: June 15, 1970
Launched: May 20, 1971
Delivered: June 24, 1971
Builder: Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wi.
Length: 147 feet (44.8 meters)
Beam: 46 feet (14 meters)
Draft: 7 feet (2.1 meters)
Displacement: approx. 645 tons
Accommodations: 26 Officers, 30 Chief Petty Officers, 201 Enlisted
Homeport: San Diego, Calif.

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The photos below were taken by me and show YRBM 29 at BAE Ship Repair in San Diego, Calif., on October 4, 2014. The barge is supporting the crew of USS NEW ORLEANS (LPD 18).

The photo below was taken by Michael Jenning and shows YRBM 29 at San Diego, Calif., on December 28, 2021.

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