|USS Wauwatosa (YTB-775)|
Wauwatosa (YTB-775) entering port at Subic Bay Naval Station, Luzon Island, Republic of the Philippines, 8 December 1991.
|Name:||USS Wauwatosa (YTB-775)|
|Awarded:||31 January 1964|
|Builder:||Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wisconsin|
|Laid down:||21 August 1964|
|Launched:||19 May 1965|
|Completed:||21 June 1965|
|In service:||21 June 1965|
|Struck:||16 February 2002|
|Fate:||Scrapped, 9 May 2005|
|Class & type:||Natick class|
|Type:||Large District Harbor Tug|
|Length:||109 ft (33 m)|
|Beam:||31 ft (9.4 m)|
|Draft:||14 ft (4.3 m)|
|Propulsion:||Diesel engine, single screw|
|Speed:||12 knots (14 mph; 22 km/h)|
Construction and commissioning[edit | edit source]
The contract for Wauwatosa was awarded 31 January 1964. She was laid down down on 21 August 1964 at Marinette, Wisconsin, by Marinette Marine and launched 19 May 1965.
Operational history[edit | edit source]
Stricken from the Navy List 16 February 2002, she was scrapped 9 May 2005.
References[edit | edit source]
- This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. The entry can be found here.
- 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 Wauwatosa (YTB-775) at NavSource Naval History
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