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Hastwiana (YTM-775)
Hastwiana (YTB-512) (1946 - 1966)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Delta - Bravo - Victor
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

Cholocco Class District Harbor Tug, Large:
  • Laid down in 1944-45 at Commercial Iron Works, Portland, OR.
  • Launched, 24 March 1945
  • Delivered and placed in service, as Hastwiana (YTB-512), 26 October 1945
  • Initially allocated to the 13th Naval District.
  • Redesignated District Harbor Tug, Medium YTM-775 in March 1966
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register in 1972
  • Final Disposition, 1 October 1975, transferred to other government agencies
    Displacement 325 t.(fl)
    Length 100'
    Beam 25'
    Draft 9' 7"
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 10
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion Diesel, single screw

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    Hastwiana 112k Hastwiana (YTB-512) maneuvering an unidentified submarine at a naval shipyard, date and location unknown.
    Photo courtesy of Paul Smith US Navy Harbor Tug Boats
    Robert Hurst

    Hastwiana (YTB-512 / YTM-775)
    DANFS history entry located at the US Naval History and Heritage Command
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    National Association of Fleet Tug Sailors

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