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USS Pawhuska (YTB-822)
Name: USS Pawhuska (YTB-822)
Namesake: Pawhuska, Oklahoma
Awarded: 9 August 1971
Builder: Marinette Marine
Laid down: 9 January 1973
Launched: 7 June 1973
Acquired: 10 September 1973
In service: 1973
Out of service: 1995
Struck: 28 October 2002
Fate: Sold 9 September 2005
General characteristics
Class & type: Natick class Large District Harbor Tug
Displacement: 286 long tons (291 t) (light)
346 long tons (352 t) (full)
Length: 108 ft (33 m)
Beam: 29 ft (8.8 m)
Draft: 14 ft (4.3 m)
Propulsion: One diesel propulsion engine, 2000 HP
Speed: 12 knots (14 mph; 22 km/h)
Complement: 12
Armament: None

USS Pawhuska (YTB-822) was a United States Navy Natick class large district harbor tug named for Pawhuska, Oklahoma.

Construction and commissioning[edit | edit source]

The contract for Pawhuska was awarded 9 August 1971. She was laid down down on 9 January 1973 at Marinette, Wisconsin, by Marinette Marine and launched 7 June 1973.[1]

Operational history[edit | edit source]

Stricken from the Navy List 28 October 2002, Pawhuska was sold by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) 9 September 2005. In commercial service as Teclutsa.[1]

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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