|USS Dekanawida (YTB-831)|
|Name:||USS Dekanawida (YTB-831)|
|Awarded:||5 June 1973|
|Builder:||Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wisconsin|
|Laid down:||22 January 1974|
|Launched:||12 September 1974|
|In service:||31 October 1974|
|Status:||Active as of 2012|
|Class & type:||Natick class Large District Harbor Tug|
286 long tons (291 t) (light)|
346 long tons (352 t) (full)
|Length:||108 ft (33 m)|
|Beam:||31 ft (9.4 m)|
|Draft:||14 ft (4.3 m)|
|Speed:||12 knots (14 mph; 22 km/h)|
Construction and commissioning[edit | edit source]
The contract for Dekanawida was awarded 5 June 1973. She was laid down down on 22 January 1974 at Marinette, Wisconsin, by Marinette Marine and launched 12 September 1974.
Operational history[edit | edit source]
Dekanawida is in active service at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
References[edit | edit source]
- This article includes information collected from the Naval Vessel Register, which, as a U.S. government publication, is in the public domain. The entry can be found here.
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- Photo gallery of USS Dekanawida (YTB-831) at NavSource Naval History
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