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Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
National Defense Service Medal
Natick Class District Harbor Tug:
Laid down, 16 August 1972, at Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, WI.
Launched, 26 March 19723
Delivered to the Navy and placed in service 25 June 1973, at Naval Station Norfolk, VA.
Reassigned to Naval Station Adak, AK., date unknown
Placed out of service and struck from the Naval Register, 28 March 2003
Final Disposition, disposed of, 17 March 2004, by transfer to the local redevelopment authority, (Adak, AK), currently moored at ex Naval Station Adak
Displacement 286 t.(lt) 346 t.(fl)
Speed 12 kts.
Propulsion Diesel, single screw
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||Mecosta (YTB-818) moored at Naval Station Adak, AK., October 2003.
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There is no DANFS history for Mecosta (YTB-818) 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 7 January 2012
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