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NavSource Online: Service Ship Photo Archive
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November - Delta - Sierra - Sierra
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
National Defense Service Medal
Natick Class District Harbor Tug:
Laid Down, 16 February 1961, by Southern Shipbuilding Corp., Slidell, LA.
Launched, 22 August 1961
Delivered, 14 November 1961, allocated the 11th Naval District at San Diego, CA.
Reassigned to the 14th Naval District, at Pearl Harbor in 1963
Reassigned to the 12th Naval District at San Francisco, CA., circa 1978
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, circa July 1994
Disposed of by Navy title transfer, 11 September 1995, to the Maritime Administration, National Defense Reserve Fleet
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 283 t.(lt) 356 t.(fl)
Speed 12 kts.
Propulsion diesel, single screw
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||Tuscumbia (YTB-762) coming alongside the battleship USS Missouri (BB-63) as the battleship gets underway at Pearl Harbor, 8 May 1986.
US Navy photo by PH2 Michael D. P. Flynn
There is no DANFS history for Tuscumbia (YTB-762) available at NavSource
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
Last Updated 15 August 2014
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