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Mawkaw (YTB-182) (1944 - 1962)
Mawkaw (YT-182) (1943 - 1944)
International Radio Call Sign:
November - Uniform - Foxtrot - Lima
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
Woban Class District Harbor Tug:
Laid down, 17 December 1941, at Pacific Cost Engineering Co., Oakland, CA.
Launched, 2 May 1942
Placed in service as Mawkaw (YT-182), 6 March 1943
Reclassified Harbor District Tug, Large YTB-182, 15 May 1944
Placed out of service, March 1946
Laid up in the Pacific Reserve Fleet, Columbia River Group
Withdrawn from the Reserve Fleet and placed in service, June 1957
Reclassified Harbor District Tug, Medium YTM-182, February 1962
Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
Final Disposition, disposed of, sold by Defense Reutilization and Marketing Service (DRMS) for scrapping, 1 July 1972
Displacement 237 t.
Draft 9' 7"
Speed 12 kts
Propulsion diesel, single screw
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||Mawkaw (YT-182) entering the Mare Island channel, 14 May 1944.
Mare Island Navy Yard photo # 2911-44.
Mawkaw (YT-182 / YTB-182 / YTM-182)
DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
Crew Contact And Reunion Information
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors
Last Updated 7 July 2006
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