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Squanto (YTM-194)
Squanto (YTB-194) (1944 - 1962)
Squanto (YT-194) (1942 - 1944)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Bravo - Xray - Whiskey
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal

Pessacus Class District Harbor Tug:
  • Laid down, 21 April 1942, by Ira S. Bushey and Son, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Launched, 31 July 1942
  • Delivered to the Navy and placed in service, 7 December 1942, allocated to the 3rd Naval District, New York area
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug (Large) YTB-194, 15 May 1944
  • Reallocated in early 1945 to the 12th Naval District at San Francisco, CA.
  • Placed out of service, 26 November 1946, and laid up in the Pacific Reserve Fleet
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug (Medium) YTM-194 in February 1962
  • Transferred, on loan to Venezuela in January 1963
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Displacement 260 t.
    Length 101'
    Beam 28'
    Draft 11'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 10
    Armament unknown
    one Diesel engine
    single propeller, 805shp
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