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Named after the city in Flathead County, Montana, that is named after the Indian tribe, the KALISPELL was one of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs and the first ship in the Navy to bear the name. The KALISPELL was assigned to the Norfolk Naval Base, Va. Stricken from the Navy list on February 16, 2002, the tug was scrapped in 2005.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: January 14, 1965|
|Keel laid: September 14, 1965|
|Launched: December 13, 1965|
|Delivered: May 4, 1966|
|Stricken: February 16, 2002|
|Builder: Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, Wis.|
|Propulsion system: one diesel propulsion engine, 2000 HP|
|Length: 109 feet (33.2 meters)|
|Beam: 29 feet (8.8 meters)|
|Draft: 13 feet (3.95 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 356 tons|
|Speed: 12 knots|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard KALISPELL. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
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