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- formerly YR 50 -

Originally placed in service as Floating Workshop YR 50, the barge was later redesignated YRBM 50 and is presently one of the Navy's non self-propelled Repair, Berthing and Messing Barges.

General Characteristics:Awarded: October 15, 1942
Keel laid: January 3, 1944
Launched: July 10, 1944
Delivered: September 22, 1944
Builder: Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, Calif.
Length: 150 feet (45.7 meters)
Beam: 43 feet (13.1 meters)
Draft: 7 feet (2.1 meters)
Displacement: approx. 600 tons (light displacement)
Accommodations: 1 Officer, 40 Enlisted
Homeport: Pacific

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