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Nogalesen (YTB-777)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - Quebec - India - Tango
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons

National Defense Service Medal

Natick Class District Harbor Tug:
  • Laid down, 12 August 1964, at Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, WI.
  • Launched, 24 June 1965
  • Completed and delivered to the Navy and placed in service as Nogalesen (YTB-777), 22 October 1965
  • Assigned to Naval Station Guam
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 13 March 2001
  • Final Disposition, disposed of in support of Fleet training exercise, 24 April 2003
    Displacement 283 t.(lt) 356 t.(fl)
    Length 109'
    Beam 31'
    Draft 14'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Complement 12
    Armament unknown
    Propulsion diesel, single screw

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    Barbel 187k Nogalesen (YTB-777) assists the USS Barbel (SS-580) as she approaches the pier at Polaris Point, Guam in April, 1987. Photo by Dave Johnston.

    Nogalesen (YTB-777)
    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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