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Named after a town in Wood County in northwestern Ohio named for a local Indian chief, the TONTOGANY is one of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs and the first ship in the Navy to bear the name. Stricken from the Navy list on March 13, 2001, the TONTOGANY was sold to McAllister Towing on November 20, 2001. The new owner recommissioned the tug as DOROTHY McALLISTER.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: August 9, 1971|
|Keel laid: December 4, 1972|
|Launched: May 16, 1973|
|Delivered: July 28, 1973|
|Stricken: March 13, 2001|
|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 TONTOGANY. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.