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Narkeeta (YT-133) (1939 - 1944)
November - Echo - November - Golf
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Defense Service Medal - American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
District Harbor Tug:
Laid down, 29 September 1938 at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 4 May 1939
Placed in service as Narkeeta (YT-133), 16 June 1939
Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-133, 15 May 1944
Placed our of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 21 November 1946
Transferred to the Maritime Commission, 2 June 1947, for disposal
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 258 t.
Draft 7' 9"
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||From left to right; Wahneta (YT-134), Narkeeta (YT-133) and Self-propelled Garbage Lighter YG-21. at the end of building ways # 1 at Mare Island Navy Yard, April 17, 1939. All three of these vessels were launched, 4 May 1939.
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DANFS history entry located at the US Naval Historical Center
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
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Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Last Updated 7 July 2008
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